Navarre Scott Momaday
Navarre Scott Momaday Poems
- A Simile What did we say to each other that now we are as ...
- The Delight Song Of Tsoai-Tale... I am a feather on the bright ...
- The Earth Once in his life a man ought to concentrate his ...
- Eagle Feather Fan The eagle is my power, And my fan is an ...
- Angle Of Geese How shall we adorn Recognition with our ...
- Before An Old Painting Of The ...
Navarre Scott Momaday is a Native American author of Kiowa descent. His work House Made of Dawn was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1969.
Momaday is considered the founding author in what critic Kenneth Lincoln has coined the Native American Renaissance.
House Made of Dawn is considered a classic in Native American Literature.
N. Scott Momaday is the son of writer Natachee Scott Momaday and painter Al Momaday.
Momaday was born on 27 February 1934 at the Kiowa-Comanche Indian Hospital in Lawton, Oklahoma, South Central United States.
He is enrolled in the Kiowa Tribe of Oklahoma and also has Cherokee ... more »
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What did we say to each other
that now we are as the deer
who walk in single file
with heads high
with ears forward
with eyes watchful
with hooves always placed on firm ground
in whose limbs there is latent flight