Dr. Margaret Noodin

Wisconsin, United States

Member Since: 05/04/2014


Margaret Noodin received an MFA in Creative Writing and a PhD in English and Linguistics from the University of Minnesota. She is Professor of English and American Indian studies at the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, where she also serves as the Associate Dean of the Humanities and Director of the Electa Quinney Institute for American Indian Education. She is the author of Bawaajimo: A Dialect of Dreams in Anishinaabe Language and Literature, Weweni and What the Chickadee Knows (Wayne State University Press) which are both bilingual collections of poetry in Anishinaabemowin and English. To hear her work, visit www.ojibwe.net.



Website: www.ojibwe.net

Twitter Username: @OjibweNet


  • Bawaajimo: A Dialect of Dreams in Anishinaabe Language and Literature , Michigan State University Press (March 1, 2013)
  • Weweni: Poems in Anishinaabemowin and English , Wayne State University Press (January 1, 2015)


  • Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from University of Minnesota (May 1990)
  • Doctoral Degree in English - Linguistics from University of Minnesota (September 2001)

Genres of Interest

Creative nonfiction, Children's literature , Poetry