Native American Authors
Gordon Henry, 1955-
Gordon Henry was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1955 and is an enrolled member of the Chippewa tribe at the White Earth Reservation. His father served in the United States Navy, and Henry grew up travelling and living on military bases. He studied at the Michigan State University and earned his Ph.D. in Literature at the University of North Dakota. He has taught at Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan , and at Michigan State University.
Online resources by or about Gordon Henry:
Dr. Gordon Henry
Author: Michigan State University Department of English
Description: Henry’s faculty web page at MSU. Includes a list of his publications, his teaching schedule, and his contact information.
Michigan Writer Series: Gordon Henry
Author: Michigan State University’s Vincent Voice Library
Description: Recordings and images from a 2/19/99 discussion with Henry. Requires RealAudio to listen to the sound files. Also available as downloadable MP3 files.
Books by Gordon Henry:
Henry, Gordon. The Failure of Certain Charms: And Other Disparate Signs of Life
Cambridge, United Kingdom : Salt Publishing , 2008.
Henry, Gordon. The light people
Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, 1994.
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