Lane Library League

  Author, publisher and Lane Library League President Bill Sullivan examines the local State of the Arts from a literary perspective, including the resurgence of physical book sales while e-books are in decline; the remarkable growth and diversity of local self-publishing; and the burgeoning roles of libraries and reading programs in creating a new generation of readers. 

Peculiar Pioneer

Dec 4, 2013

The 14th annual Authors and Artists Fair takes place at the Lane County Fairgrounds on December 7th. Howard W. Robertson will be there with his novel Peculiar Pioneer. He draws from his ancestors’ wagon trail journal and his Cherokee heritage, in creating a fictional account of the racial and cultural clash between Oregon settlers and indigenous peoples. He speaks with Eric Alan about his unique bi-cultural perspective.