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National Native American Heritage Month

Authors of the Native American Renaissance

This page is a reflection of Emerson College Library's holdings of some of the most prolific and well known Native American and Indigenous authors of the Native American Renaissance, a time period in the 1960's and onwards reflecting a remarkable increase in fiction works written by Native American authors. We are highlighting Louise Erdrich, N. Scott Momaday, Leslie Marmon Silko, Duane Niatum, and Maurice Kenny.


Louise Erdrich

N Scott Momaday

Leslie Marmon Silko

Gerald Vizenor

Maurice Kenny