UNH Hosts Native American
Writer September 21
Contact: Erika Mantz
UNH Media Relations
September 13, 2004
DURHAM, N.H. -- Narragansett journalist and author John Christian
Hopkins will give an informal presentation about his career Tuesday,
Sept. 21, 2004, at 7:30 p.m. in Hamilton Smith 101 at the University
of New Hampshire. The talk is free and open to the public.
Hopkins is the winner of four awards from the Native American Journalists’ Association
and the author of two historical novels. “Carlomagno” tells
a swashbuckling tale of the Wampanoag King Philip’s son being
sold into slavery. “Nacogdoches” is set in an east
Texas town, where a pretender sheriff must do battle with corrupt
Hopkins has written for USA Today and The Pequot Times and is a regular columnist
for The Westerly Sun in Rhode Island.
For more information contact Siobhan Senier at (603) 862-2466 or firstname.lastname@example.org.