Professor Debra Earling

Montana, United States

Member Since: 08/22/2012

Debra Magpie Earling is a member of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes of the Flathead Reservation.  Her second book The Lost Journals of Sacajewea was published in collaboration with the master printer Peter Koch. Her novel Perma Red received the American Book Award, the Mountains and Plains Bookseller Association Award, and a Spur Award. On the MFA faculty at the University of Montana she is the recipient of  a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship and a Guggenheim Fellowship.