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Poetry Reading by Max Early, Laguna Pueblo Potter and Poet

2015 Lannan Indigenous Writer-in-Residence Fellow,

Max Early

Artist Talk, Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 107 West Barcelona Road, Santa Fe.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015, 5:30–7:00 pm, Free and open to the public

“I write poetry to preserve thoughts and prayers that seem to be gradually going away. I write to share what knowledge I possess to remember the morals and tales of our people.”

Centennial Celebration of the Taos Society of Artists

Dear H-New Mexicans,

Today, July 15, 2015 marks the centennial of the founding of the Taos Society of Artists, an association that promoted the work of its members through circuit exhibitions held across the country. Though commercial by design, the artists exposed Americans to new landscapes and cultures, and a distinctly American art that helped to make Taos, and New Mexico more generally, a popular destination for artists and tourists alike.

Call for Local Historians and Authors of New Mexico

The History Press is looking for local historians and writers who are interested in publishing accessible histories of New Mexico and its individual communities. We are a traditional, full-service press that focuses exclusively on publishing works of local and regional interest. The History Press is dedicated to preserving and telling local stories that are too often overlooked by national presses.