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Love Medicine

Love Medicine

by Louise Erdrich

To be mixed blood is great for a writer. I have one foot on tribal lands and one foot in ordinary middle-class life.


Louise Erdrich (Photo by Persia Erdrich, courtesy of HarperCollins Publishers)

Excerpts of Love Medicine by Louise Erdrich. Copyright © 1984 by Louise Erdrich, used with permission of The Wylie Agency LLC.

Excerpts of traditional songs, arranged and performed by various artists including Jovino Santos Neto (Real Angle Music, BMI), Keith Bear, flutist (BMI), and Gary Stroutsos (ASCAP), featured on the album People of the Willows (1999), used courtesy of Makoche' Recording Company.

Original sound effects by Brent Findley at Sonic Magic Studios, Culver City, CA, and by Adam Johnson at Architect of Sound, Arlington, VA.

Written and produced by Molly Murphy for the National Endowment for the Arts, 2009

Executive Producer: Josephine Reed

Assistant Producers: Adam Kampe, Liz Mehaffey, and Pepper Smith

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