Native American Authors
Awards and HonorsWinner of North American Indian Prose Award, 1994
Wordcraft Circle Writer of the Year (Anthology/Collection) Award, 1998 (for As We are Now)
Online resources by or about W.S. Penn:Dr. William S. Penn
Author: Department of English, Michigan State University
Description: Penn's department web page includes a list of his research and teaching interests, publications, prizes, and contact information.
Native American author speaks to students
Author: David Conner
Description: A 2/18/98 article from the California Aggie about a visit by Penn to the UC Davis campus.
William Penn is not an imagined Native American stereotype
Author: Elisabeth Sherwin
Description: A 1998 interview with Penn from Printed Matter, a column by Elisabeth Sherwin of The Davis (Calif.) Enterprise.
Books by W.S. Penn:Penn, W.S.. The absence of angels
Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, 1995.
Penn, W.S.. All My Sins Are Relatives
Lincoln, NE : University of Nebraska Press, 1995.
ISBN: 0-8032-3709 (Cloth )
Penn, W.S.. As we are now : mixblood essays on race and identity
Berkeley : University of California Press, 1997.
Penn, W.S.. Killing time with strangers
Tucson : University of Arizona Press, 2000.
Penn, W.S.. The telling of the world : Native American stories and art
New York : Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1996.
Penn, W.S.. This is the world
East Lansing : Michigan State University Press, 2000.
Genre: Short Stories
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