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Photo Essay: Louise Erdrich
April 9, 2010

Author Louse Erdrich says of herself "I'm a marginal person, and I think that is where I've become comfortable. I'm marginally there in my native life. I can do as much as I can, but I'm always German too. And I'm always a mother. That's my first identity, but I'm always a writer too. I have to write. I have to be an artist."

Find out more about her life, work and her unique history in the photo essay below.

(Photos used with kind permission of Louise Erdrich.)

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Published April 9, 2010.

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