Native American Authors


Diane Glancy , 1941-

Cherokee

Diane Glancy was born in 1941, in Kansas City, Missouri. She obtained a M.A. degree from Central State University in 1983 and an M.F.A from the University of Iowa in 1988. She is known for works in which she uses realistic language and vivid imagery to address such subjects as spirituality, family ties and her identity as a person of mixed blood. She is a poet, short story writer, playwright, essayist, and educator. She is assistant professor of English at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Awards and Honors

Pegasus Award , Oklahoma Federation of Writers, 1984.
Wordcraft Circle Writer of the Year (Theatre - Playwriting/Scriptwriting) Award, 1997.

 

Online resources by or about Diane Glancy:

Claiming Two Worlds: Native City Arts Interview with Diane Glancy
Author: Mark Anthony Rolo
Type: authorbio
Description: This May 1997 issue of Native City Arts from The Circle News has a interview with Glancy about two-thirds of the way down the page.
URL: http://thecircleonline.org/5.97/NCA.html

Diane Glancy
Type: authorbio
Description: This page is part of a series from Voices from the Gaps: Women Writers of Color produced by the Department of English and Programs in American Studies at the University of Minnesota. Included is an in-depth biography, selected bibliography and related links.
URL: http://voices.cla.umn.edu/authors/DianeGlancy.html

Diane Glancy
Author: Diane Glancy and Karen Strom
Type: authorbio
Description: Biographical and bibliographical information about Glancy.
URL: http://www.hanksville.org/storytellers/glancy/

Diane Glancy, English Department, Macalester College
Author: Macalester College
Type: authorbio
Description: Glancy's home page on the Macalester web site includes lists of her books, publications in literary journals, professional presentations, and awards.
URL: http://www.macalester.edu/~glancy/

Diane Glancy: Native American Women Playwrights Archive
Author: Native American Women Playwrights Archive
Type: authorbio
Description: Bill Wortman's site at Miami University lists plays and other publications by Diane Glancy, as part of a larger website honoring the works of Native American women playwrights.
URL: http://staff.lib.muohio.edu/nawpa/Glancy.html

Diane Glancy: The Conversation of Writing
Author: Macalester College
Type: authorbio
Description: Information about Diane Glancy from Macalester College, including a color photo of the author.
URL: http://www.macalester.edu/~admissns/academics/glancy.html

A Trellis in the Snow
Author: Diane Glancy
Type: etext
Description: A poem written by Diane Glancy, as published in Three Candles, an online poetry journal.
URL: http://www.threecandles.org/archive/dglancy.html

Women of Spirit: Diane Glancy
Author: Golda Meir Library, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
Type: authorbio
Description: Biographical information about Glancy, from an online exhibit of featuring Glancy and Susan Firer. Includes photo, and links to excerpts from her works.
URL: http://www.uwm.edu/Dept/Library/special/exhibits/women-spirit/glancy1.html

Books by Diane Glancy:

Glancy, Diane. (Ado)ration
Tucson, Ariz. : Chax Press, 1999.
Genre: Poetry
ISBN: 0925904260

Glancy, Diane. Claiming breath
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 1992.
Genre: Fiction
Audience: Adult
ISBN: 0803221401

Glancy, Diane. The closets of heaven
Tucson, Ariz. : Chax Press, 1999.
Genre: Fiction
ISBN: 0925904279

Glancy, Diane. The cold-and-hunger dance
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 1998.
Genre: Autobiography
Audience: Adult
ISBN: 0803221738

Glancy, Diane. Drystalks of the moon
Tulsa, OK : Hadassah Press, 1981.
Audience: Adult

Glancy, Diane. Firesticks : a collection of stories
Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, 1993.
Genre: Short Stories
Audience: All Ages
ISBN: 0806124903

Glancy, Diane. Flutie : a novel
Wakefield, R.I : Moyer Bell, 1998.
Genre: Fiction
Audience: Adult
ISBN: 1559212128

Glancy, Diane. Fuller man : a novel
Wakefield, R.I : Moyer Bell, 1999.
Genre: Fiction
Audience: Adult
ISBN: 1559212713

Glancy, Diane. Iron woman
Minneapolis, Minn. : New Rivers Press, 1990.
Genre: Poetry
Audience: Adult
ISBN: 0898231280

Glancy, Diane. Lone Dog's winter count
Albuquerque, NM : West End Press, 1991.
Genre: Poetry / Short stories
Audience: Adult
ISBN: 0931122643

Glancy, Diane. Monkey secret
Evanston, Ill. : TriQuarterly Books, 1995.
Genre: Fiction
Audience: All Ages
ISBN: 0810150166

Glancy, Diane. Offering : poetry & prose
Duluth, Minn. : Holy Cow! Press, 1988.
Genre: Poetry / Fiction
Audience: Adult
ISBN: 0930100204

Glancy, Diane. One age in a dream
Minneapolis, Minn. : Milkweed Editions, 1986.
ISBN: 0915943204

Glancy, Diane. The only piece of furniture in the house : a novel
Wakefield, R.I. : Moyer Bell, 1996.
Genre: Fiction
Audience: Adult
ISBN: 1559211830

Glancy, Diane. Pushing the bear : a novel of the Trail of Tears
New York : Harcourt Brace, 1996.
Genre: Fiction
Audience: Adult
ISBN: 0151002258

Glancy, Diane. The relief of America
Chicago : Tia Chucha Press, 2000.
Genre: Poetry
ISBN: 1882688236

Glancy, Diane. Trigger dance
Boulder : Fiction Collective Two, 1990.
Genre: Short Stories
Audience: Adult
ISBN: 093251135x / 0932511368

Glancy, Diane. Two worlds walking : short stories, essays, & poetry by writers with mixed heritages
New York : New Rivers Press, 1994.
Genre: Poetry / Short Stories / Essays
Audience: Adult
ISBN: 0898231493

Glancy, Diane. The voice that was in travel : stories
Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, 1999.
Genre: Short Stories
Audience: All Ages
ISBN: 0806131578

Glancy, Diane. War cries
Duluth, Minn. : Holy Cow! Press, 1997.
Genre: Drama
Audience: Adult
ISBN: 0930100549

Glancy, Diane. The west pole
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 1997.
Genre: Fiction
Audience: Adult
ISBN: 0816628947


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