Search Results: "Orin Starn"


BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 1, 2004

"Ishi himself remains an elusive character, but as a vehicle for the author's exploration of identity politics and anthropology's missteps, he speaks volumes. (15 illustrations)"
As he goes about recording the quest to repatriate the remains of an anthropological icon who lived a century ago, Starn (Cultural Anthrolpology/Duke Univ.) steps back to take a look at the fate of Native Californians. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GOLD by Geraldine Mills
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 2017

"The twins' quick-paced, action-packed journey will sweep readers right along with them. (Science fiction. 9-13)"
Twin boys, Starn and Esper, live in Orchard Territory, a grim place where most animals, insects, and plants have died, suffocated under ash from a catastrophic series of volcanic eruptions. Read full book review >