Treuer discusses his recently released 'Ojibwe in Minnesota'
Noted Ojibwe scholar Anton Treuer welcomed his Park Rapids Area Library audience in a "foreign" language Monday morning.
But before the clock struck noon, the rapt spectators would be reminded the native people were on this continent 12,000 years ago.
"They are not the immigrants; they're the indigenous..."
"I guess I better use English," Treuer said, grinning after his intro in Ojibwe.
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