Native American Authors
Marilou Awiakta , 1936-
Awards and HonorsDistinguished Tennessee Writer Award in 1989.
Online resources by or about Marilou Awiakta:Amazons in Appalachia by Marilou Awiakta
Author: Marilou Awiakta
Description: Text of an essay by Awiakta, from "Awakened Woman Magazine", originally published in the anthology "A Gathering of Spirit."
Author: Jennifer M. Johnson
Description: This site dedicated to Awiakta was authored by a student at Marshall University. It includes a biography, timeline, primary bibliography, secondary bibliography, and a literary analysis of Selu.
Books by Marilou Awiakta:Awiakta, Marilou. Abiding Appalachia: where mountain and atom meet
Blacksburg, VA : Pocahontas Press, 2006.
Awiakta, Marilou. Confessing conscience : churched women on abortion
Nashville, TN : Abingdon Press, 1990.
Awiakta, Marilou. Poets of the river city poetry competition, 1978
Memphis, TN : St. Luke's Press, 1978.
Awiakta, Marilou. Rising Fawn and the fire mystery
Memphis, TN : St. Luke's Press, 1983.
Audience: All Ages
Awiakta, Marilou. Selu : seeking the Corn-Mother's wisdom
Goldon, Colorado : Fulcrum Pub., 1993.
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