Native American Authors
James Welch , 1940-2003
Awards and HonorsAmerican Book Award, 1986Lifetime Achievement Award for Literature, Native Writer's Circle, 1997
Online resources by or about James Welch:Arizona Book Festival: Guest Author James Welch
Author: Arizona Central and Arizona Humanities Council.
Description: A brief biography of Welch, including a picture.
George W. Aguilar, Sr.
Author: Portland State University
Description: Includes biographical information as well as a short list of recommended further reading.
Author: Michael Moore
Description: This brief biography of Welch was prepared by Michael Moore for Welch's listing as one of "The 100 Most Influential Montanans of the Century" in the Missoulian.
James Welch: Novelist, poet and Colorado College visiting faculty member
Author: Owen Perkins
Description: This interview with Welch comes from the 9/30/99 issue of the Colorado Springs Independent newspaper.
Lopez Books - Native American Literature: James Welch's intro
Author: James Welch
Description: In this introduction to a Native American literature catalog, Welch discusses his own writing and the current status of Native American literature.
Books by James Welch:Welch, James. The Death of Jim Loney
New York : Harper & Row, 1979.
Welch, James. Fools Crow
New York : Penguin Books, 1986.
Welch, James. Heartsong of Charging Elk
New York : Doubleday, 2000.
Welch, James. The Indian Lawyer
New York : W. W. Norton, 1990.
Welch, James. James Welch
Lewiston, ID : Confluence Press, 1986.
Welch, James. Killing Custer : the battle of Little Bighorn and the fate of the Plain Indians
New York : W.W. Norton, 1994.
Welch, James. Riding the Earthboy 40
New York : Harper & Row, 1976.
Welch, James. Winter in the Blood
New York : Penguin Books, 1974.
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