Native American Authors

Roberta Hill Whiteman , 1947-


Roberta Hill Whiteman grew up near Green Bay and Oneida, Wisconsin. Whiteman attended the University of Wisconsin and the University of Montana where she completed her M.F.A. degree in 1973. She has taught on the Oneida and Rosebud reservations and at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. Whiteman has read her poetry throughout the country and has been a Poet-in-the-Schools in several states.

Awards and Honors

National Endowment for the Arts Grant


Online resources by or about Roberta Hill Whiteman:

Roberta Hill
Author: Roberta Hill and Karen Strom
Type: authorbio
Description: Biographical and bibliographical information about Hill.

Roberta Hill Whiteman
Author: Robin R. Rehm
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.

Books by Roberta Hill Whiteman:

Whiteman, Roberta Hill. Philadelphia flowers
Duluth : Holy Cow! Press, 1996.
Genre: Poetry
Audience: Adult
ISBN: 0930100654

Whiteman, Roberta Hill. Star quilt
Minneapolis : Holy Cow Press, 1984.
Genre: Poetry
Audience: Adult
ISBN: 0930100174 (pbk.)

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