- Associated Press - Saturday, March 1, 2014

EDMOND, Okla. (AP) - An award-winning Native American author is scheduled to take part in a reading and signing at the University of Central Oklahoma this month.

LeAnne Howe, a member of the Choctaw Nation, is the author of the memoir, “Choctalking on Other Realities.” Howe is also a professor of American Indian studies and English at the University of Chicago at Urbana-Champaign.

She’ll be at the school on March 11 at 7:30 p.m. to sign copies and answer questions about the book. The event is free and open to the public.