Tiffany Midge, of Hunkpapa Sioux and German ancestry, grew up in the Pacific
Northwest. She is an enrolled member of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation.
She serves on the Board of Directors for
Red Eagle Soaring
(RES), the Native American outreach-theater company. She is also a
poetry editor for the multicultural arts magazine The Raven
Chronicles. Besides the publications listed in the Anthologies section
below, she has also published her work in Cimarron Review,
SAIL, Weber Studies Journal, Poetry
Northwest, Seattle Arts, Northwest Ethnic News,
and Cutbank 40, Crossing the Divide
Currently Tiffany lives in Seattle and is working on a novel and a second poetry
Writing available online
A Girl Named Turquoise, Tiffany's blog
The Arachnid Letters
Grace Isn't Always a Woman
The Woman who Married a Bear and other poems in The Other Voices International Project
The Running Boy in Weber Studies
For The Lummi Girl Who Found Her Magic In Horses [from the Raven Chronicles website]
Identifying The Beast [from the Raven Chronicles website]
First Snow of '96 [from the Raven Chronicles website] Hear Tiffany read her poem, "The Woman Who Married a Bear" [MP3]
Tiffany received the
from the Native Writers' Circle of the Americas. Diane Decorah Award for Poetry in 1994 Books by Tiffany Midge or containing her work
Guiding the Stars to Their Campfire, Driving the Salmon to Their Beds, Gazoobi Tales. To purchase this chapbook,
contact Tiffany.. , Greenfield Review Press.
Outlaws, Renegades and Saints : Diary of a Mixed-Up Halfbreed Review of by Mark Newman
Outlaws, Renegades, and Saints , Scholastic Trade.
Animal Lore and Legend : Buffalo Anthologies
, Kateri Akiwenzie-Damm (Editor), Without Reservation: Indigenous Erotica Kegedonce Press.
, by Maria M. Gillan, Jennifer
Gillan (Editors), Growing Up Ethnic in America Viking Penguin, 1998.
by Maria M. Gillan, Jennifer Gillan (Editors), Identity Lessons: Contemporary Writing About Learning to Be American Viking Penguin, 1998.
A Shade of Spring (7 th Generation Books), Florene
Belmore (Editor), 1998.
The Poem and the World: The Seattle Sister Cities Poetry Anthologies, Volume 4, 1998.
Reinventing the Enemy's Language : Contemporary Native Women's Writing
of North America (Edited by Joy Harjo and Gloria Bird), W.W. Norton.
the Indian Summer issue of phati'tude
, Greg Young-Ing & Florene Belmore (Editors),
Gatherings, Volume X, A Retrospective of the First Decade Penticton: Theytus Books
, John E.
Smelcer, D. L. Birchfield Durable Breath : Contemporary Native American Poetry (Editors), Salmon Run Pub.
, by Clifford E. Trafzer Blue Dawn, Red Earth : New Native American Storytellers (Editor), Anchor Books
, Gatherings VI : 'Metamorphosis' Manifesting and Respecting Diversity in Our Transformation Theytus Books.
, Vol. 6, David Johnson (Editor), Univ of New Mexico Press.
Blue Mesa Review , Bumbershoot.
Ergo! : The Bumbershoot 1994 Literary Magazine
Interviews with or Critical Work on Tiffany Midge
, Norma C. Wilson, Univ. New Mexico Press.
The Nature of Native American Poetry
This is an "official" site in that this page was constructed with the
assistance and active collaboration of the poet, Tiffany Midge. The website
"author" is Karen M. Strom.
© 1997 Tiffany Midge and Karen Strom.
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