Egan is the recipient of the Denver Public Library's 2009 Evil Companions Literary Award. He spoke with Ryan Warner in December, 2006.
Denver Public Library
In the early 1900s, government-run Indian boarding schools focused on Anglo culture. But some educators commissioned native artists to illustrate text books about traditional ways of life.
Jack Kerouac typed his most famous work, On the Road, on one long scroll. He did it so he wouldn't lose steam by changing paper.