About the Program
Linda Hogan is a Pulitzer Prize nominated author and the Chickasaw Nation Writer in Residence. She is the author of several books, including: The Woman Who Watches Over the World: A Native Memoir (2002); and Dwellings: A Spiritual History of the Living World (2007). She has also written four novels: Mean Spirit (1991); Solar Storms (1997); Power: A Novel (1999) and People of the Whale: A Novel (2009).
Ms. Hogan is also the author of eight books of poetry.
Linda Hogan is the Chickasaw Nation's Writer in Residence and a Pulitzer Prize nominated writer. She's an essayist, poet, playwright, novelist and political activist who writes about the Native American experience and the responsibility that she believes people have to the environment and other species. Her novel "Mean Spirit" was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in 1991.