David Heska Wanbli Weiden, MFA, PhD

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David Heska Wanbli
Weiden, MFA, PhD
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David Heska Wanbli  Weiden, MFA, PhD

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David Heska Wanbli Weiden, an enrolled member of the Sicangu Lakota nation, is Associate Professor at Metropolitan State University of Denver.  He received his MFA in Creative Writing from the Institute of American Indian Arts and his Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin.  He’s an alumnus of VONA and the Tin House Summer Workshop, and is a 2018 MacDowell Colony Fellow.  He received the 2018 PEN America Writing for Justice Fellowship and is the fiction editor for Anomaly, journal of international literature and arts.   

He’s published or has work forthcoming in Shenandoah, Yellow Medicine Review, Transmotion, Criminal Class Review, Tribal College Journal, and other magazines.  His children’s book, Spotted Tail, will be released in 2019. He’s completed a novel titled Winter Counts, set on the Rosebud Indian Reservation, and is represented by literary agent Michelle Brower of Aevitas Creative Management.

Classes with David Heska Wanbli Weiden, MFA, PhD

8-Week: Writing the Literary Thriller
Fiction

8-Week: Writing the Literary Thriller

January 10, 2019