Linda Henderson Hogan
Linda Henderson Hogan is a poet, short story writer, novelist, playwright, and essayist. Her novel Mean Spirit was a finalist for a Pulitzer in 1990 and won an Oklahoma Book Award for Fiction in 1991. She was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Native Writers' Circle of the Americas in 1998. Other awards are too numerous to list.
She has played a prominent role in the development of contemporary Native American poetry and prose.