Professor of English, Macalester College
Award-winning writer and professor, Diane Glancy, Professor of English at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota, teaches Native American literature and writes about Native American storytelling in her own works of prose, poetry, and drama.
Glancy is well known for her work, Pushing the Bear: The Trail of Tears, and Glancy has recently been awarded the distinction of Writer of the Year for Screenplays (2003-2004) by the Wordcraft Circle of Native Writers and Storytellers. In 2003 she also received the National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship and the 2003 Juniper Poetry Prize from the University of Massachusetts Press for her work, Primer of the Obsolete.
See also: Professor Glancy's page at Storytellers: Native American Authors Online.