Book Discussion on You Can't Eat Dirt

Vyola Ortner and Diana du Pont talked about their book You Can’t Eat Dirt: Leading America’s First All-Women Tribal Council and… read more

Vyola Ortner and Diana du Pont talked about their book You Can’t Eat Dirt: Leading America’s First All-Women Tribal Council and How We Changed Palm Springs, in which they chronicle Ms. Ortner’s election to the council of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians and the changes she instituted.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Palm Springs, California, from May 6-10 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on You Can't Eat Dirt

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Interview
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Palm Springs, California, United States
First Aired:
Jun 1, 2013
Last Aired:
Aug 29, 2014

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  • Jun 01, 2013 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 02, 2013 | 9:32am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 29, 2014 | 10:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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