Diane Glancy

American Poet, Author, and Playwright / Professor Emerita, Macalester College

Diane Glancy (MFA, University of Iowa, MA, University of Central Oklahoma) is an American poet, author, and playwright of Cherokee descent. Glancy is Professor Emerita at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota, where she taught Native American Literature and creative writing courses. Glancy is author of over 50 poetry and prose works. Her 2014-2017 books include: Fort Marion Prisoners and the Trauma of Native Education, Report to the Department of the Interior, One of Us, Ironic Witness, Uprising of Goats, The Collector of Bodies: Concern for Syria and the Middle East, and QWERTYUIOPASDFGHJKLZXCVBNM: The Keyboard Letters. Among her awards are two National Endowment for the Arts Fellowships, a Minnesota Book Award, an American Book Award and Willa Award from Women Writers of the West.