Contemporary Writers Series: Mark Turcotte
Contemporary Writers Series welcomes Mark Turcotte, author of Exploding Chippewas. Turcotte is a professor of creative writing at DePaul University and author of three previous collections, including The Feathered Heart. He was selected as a 1999 Literary Fellow by the Wisconsin Arts Board and is the recipient of a 2001-02 Lannan Foundation Literary Completion Grant. Turcotte is a member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians.