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Turtle Storyteller by Randy Chitto

Native American Authors
Miwok - Onondaga

Alphabetic Index
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Anishnaabe /Chippewa/Ojibway
Abenaki - Cree
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Osage - Yaqui
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Storytelling. At base that is what American Indian authors and poets are doing — storytelling.

Jace Weaver in
Other Words: American Indian Literature,
Law, and Culture

Read Debbie Reese's blog, American Indians in Children's Literature, with recommendations of books for use at all levels, from picture books to young adult reading.

Listen to authors read from their own work on our virtual iPod.


notarrow pictureWendy Rose, Hopi/Miwok, from Voices from the Gaps (Unofficial)
notarrow pictureFrom the Modern American Poetry website.


notarrow pictureGerald Taiaiake Alfred, Mohawk
notarrow pictureBeth Brant, Mohawk, from Voices in the Gaps. (Unofficial)
notarrow pictureEmily Pauline Johnson, Mohawk, from Voices in the Gaps. (Unofficial)
notarrow pictureMaurice Kenny, Mohawk
notarrow pictureJames Thomas Stevens, Akwesasne Mohawk


notarrow pictureKarenne Wood, Monacan


notarrow pictureAnnette Arkeketa, Otoe-Missouria/Muscogee
notarrow pictureCarolyn Dunn, Muscogee/Seminole/Cherokee Blog !!
notarrow pictureJoy Harjo, Muskogee Blog !!
notarrow pictureFrom Voices in the Gaps. (Unofficial)
notarrow pictureJanet McAdams, Alabama Creek
notarrow pictureCynthia Leitich Smith, Muscogee (Creek)


notarrow pictureShonto Begay, Navajo
notarrow pictureSherwin Bitsui, Navajo Blog !!
Arthur Sze on Sherwin Bitsui
notarrow pictureVee F. Browne, Navajo
notarrow pictureHershman John, Navajo
notarrow pictureGeri Keams, Navajo
notarrow pictureJohn Rustywire, Navajo
notarrow pictureLuci Tapahonso, Navajo
notarrow picturefrom Voices in the Gaps. (Unofficial)
notarrow pictureLaura Tohe, Navajo
notarrow pictureElizabeth Woody, Navajo/Warm Springs/Wasco/Yakama
notarrow picturefrom Voices in the Gaps. (Unofficial)

Nez Perce

notarrow pictureInés Hernández-Ávila, Nimipu (Nez Perce)
notarrow pictureWilliam S. Penn, Nez Perce


notarrow pictureJeanette Armstrong from Voices in the Gaps. (Unofficial)
notarrow pictureMourning Dove, Okanagan, from Voices in the Gaps. (Unofficial)


notarrow pictureRoberta Hill, Oneida
notarrow pictureFrom Voices in the Gaps. (Unofficial)


notarrow pictureEric Gansworth, Onondaga

Note: Currently poetry chapbooks are for sale on the websites of Tiffany Midge, Deborah Miranda, Annette Arkeketa, Ofelia Zepeda, Duane Niatum and Marijo Moore. Ordering information is available on each site. Chapbooks from Lance Henson, Carter Revard and Maurice Kenny are available from Point Riders Press.


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This index is compiled by Karen M. Strom

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