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November is Native American Heritage Month, and MIT Libraries staff are celebrating by reading and listening to works by native and indigenous authors. These titles were gathered by MIT Reads members and inspired by our recent event with Tommy Orange, author of There There. Check out our guide for discussion prompts, further reading, and more.
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