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Dovie Thomason is an Indigenous storyteller of Lakota and Plains Apache descent, as well as Scot traveller. The modern appeal of her retellings of traditional stories has garnered her acclaim and respect, as well as awards from the American Library Association, the National Endowment for the Arts, Wordcraft Circle of Native Writers, and the National Storytelling Network’s Circle of Excellence Award. We invite you to join us for an hour of captivating storytelling, as Dovie shares her contemporary vision of the rich Native/Indigenous cultures of North America through stories of her own life and her peoples’ rich oral tradition.\ \ The Fall International Storyteller Series is presented in conjunction with the Hawai‘i Book and Music Festival.