Welcome Reception for N. Scott Momaday

Please join the English Department in welcoming N. Scott Momaday, Visiting Professor of Creative Writing & Native American Literature, on Wednesday, September 3rd from 1:00-3:00 pm at the UNM Faculty & Staff Club.

N. Scott Momaday is a globally-recognized and celebrated author from the Kiowa Nation. Since publishing his first novel, House Made of Dawn, Momaday has received numerous awards for his writing including the Pulitzer Prize, the National Medal of Arts, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and the Premio Letterario Internazionale “Mondello,” Italy’s highest literary award. UNESCO named him as an Artist for Peace in 2003

Support for this event also provided by the Institute for American Indian Research and the Taos Summer Writers’ Conference.

 

Momaday Reception