Jill Momaday is a mother, actor, writer and filmmaker whose film, Return to Rainy Mountain, documents her Kiowa heritage and life in the arts as the daughter of Pulitzer Prize-winning authorN. Scott Momaday. She is also family advisor and archivist for the forthcoming PBS American Masters episodefeaturing her father. Momaday served as Chief of Protocol in New Mexico’s Department of Cultural Affairs. Her film credits include Tony Hillerman's Coyote Waits, produced by Robert Redford, and Silent Tongue, written and directed by Sam Shepard.
Friday, Sep 21 : 1:30 pm - 2:45 pmBrookings Public Library, Cooper Rooms A&B
History, TribalBraiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teaching of Plants
Non-FictionNew Prairie Kitchen: Stories and Seasonal Recipes from Chefs, Farmers and Artisans of the Great Plains
Non-Fiction, Writers SupportAdulthood for Beginners: All the Life Secrets Nobody Bothered To Tell You
Non-Fiction, TribalPaul Goble, Storyteller