Native American Authors
Gladys Cardiff , 1942-
Cardiff's mother was Irish and Welsh and her father was a member of the Owl clan of the North Carolina Cherokee. Cardiff grew up in Seattle, Washington, and she received her Bachelor and Master of Arts degrees in creative writing from the University of Washington. She received her Doctorate at Western Michigan University and is a professor at Oakland University.
Awards and HonorsWashington State Governor's First Book Award, 1976 (for To Frighten a Storm Copper)
Books by Gladys Cardiff:Cardiff, Gladys. A Bare Unpainted Table
Kalamazoo : New Issues Press, 1999.
Cardiff, Gladys. To Frighten a Storm
Port Townsend : Copper Canyon Press, 1976.
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