New Native Writing: A Video Playlist of 25 Authors

Many Native writers working today are known for their spoken-word and/or multi-genre performances. To complement their work in the print edition, we’ve gathered the following sampling.

Kimberly Blaeser


Heid Erdrich


Eric Gansworth


Arigon Starr


Craig Santos Perez


Chip Livingston


Jennifer Foerster


Tanaya Winder


Sherwin Bitsui


Casandra M. Lopez


Kim Shuck


Laura Dá


Ruby Hansen Murray


Linda Rodriguez


Karenne Wood


Rain Prud’homme-Cranford


Carolyn M. Dunn


Shauna Osborn


Sy Hoahwah

Tacey Atsitty


Deborah Miranda


Tiffany Midge


Trevino L. Brings Plenty


Eddie Chuculate


Allison Hedge Coke

Jeanetta Calhoun Mish is a scholar, poet, and essayist. Her recent books are a poetry collection, What I Learned at the War (West End Press, 2016), and Oklahomeland: Essays (Lamar University Press, 2015). She directs the Red Earth Creative Writing MFA at Oklahoma City University.