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Writing Westward features conversations with authors of new books on the North American West and is hosted by Brenden W. Rensink and the Charles Redd Center for Western Studies at Brigham Young University. The Redd Center is an interdisciplinary research center committed to increasing knowledge and understanding of the American West. Dr. Brenden W. Rensink is the Asst. Director of the Redd Center, an Asst. Professor of History, General Editor of the Intermountain Histories project and author of the 2018 book Native but Foreign: Indigenous Immigrants and Refugees in the North American Borderlands

Writing Westward features conversations with authors of new books on the North American West and is hosted by Brenden W. Rensink and the Charles Redd Center for Western Studies at Brigham Young University. The Redd Center is an interdisciplinary research center committed to increasing knowledge and understanding of the American West. Dr. Brenden W. Rensink is the Asst. Director of the Redd Center, an Asst. Professor of History, General Editor of the Intermountain Histories project and author of the 2018 book Native but Foreign: Indigenous Immigrants and Refugees in the North American Borderlands
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Writing Westward features conversations with authors of new books on the North American West and is hosted by Brenden W. Rensink and the Charles Redd Center for Western Studies at Brigham Young University. The Redd Center is an interdisciplinary research center committed to increasing knowledge and understanding of the American West. Dr. Brenden W. Rensink is the Asst. Director of the Redd Center, an Asst. Professor of History, General Editor of the Intermountain Histories project and author of the 2018 book Native but Foreign: Indigenous Immigrants and Refugees in the North American Borderlands

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Episodes

004 - Pyne, Stephen - Fire in the American West

12/7/2018
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Conversation with Stephen Pyne about his books on Fire in the American West, recently and yet being published by The University of Arizona Press. The Writing Westward Podcast is a production of the Charles Redd Center for Western Studies at Brigham Young University and hosted by Brenden W. Rensink. Follow the BYU Redd Center and the Writing Westward Podcast on Facebook or Twitter or get more information @ http://reddcenter.byu.edu/pages/writing-westward-podcast. Theme music by Micah Dahl...

Duration:00:54:05

003 - Johnson, Benjamin - Escaping the Dark Gray City

11/6/2018
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Conversation with Benjamin Johnson about his book "Escaping the Dark Gray City: Fear and Hope in Progressive-Era Conservation," published in 2017 by Yale University Press. The Writing Westward Podcast is a production of the Charles Redd Center for Western Studies at Brigham Young University and hosted by Brenden W. Rensink. Follow the BYU Redd Center and the Writing Westward Podcast on Facebook or Twitter or get more information @ http://reddcenter.byu.edu/pages/writing-westward-podcast....

Duration:00:57:28

002 - Lamont, Victoria - Westerns, A Women's History

10/3/2018
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Conversation with Victoria Lamont about her book "Westerns: A Women's History," published in 2016 by the University of Nebraska Press. The Writing Westward Podcast is a production of the Charles Redd Center for Western Studies at Brigham Young University and hosted by Brenden W. Rensink. Follow the BYU Redd Center and the Writing Westward Podcast on Facebook or Twitter or get more information @ http://reddcenter.byu.edu/pages/writing-westward-podcast. Theme music by Micah Dahl Anderson @...

Duration:00:48:20

001 - Louis Warren - God's Red Son

9/21/2018
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Conversation with Louis S. Warren about his book God's Red Son: The Ghost Dance Religion and the Making of Modern America, published in 2017 by Basic Books and winner of the 2018 Bancroft Prize. The Writing Westward Podcast is a production of the Charles Redd Center for Western Studies at Brigham Young University and hosted by Brenden W. Rensink. Follow the BYU Redd Center and the Writing Westward Podcast on Facebook or Twitter Theme music by Micah Dahl Anderson @ www.micahdahlanderson.com

Duration:01:04:40