Awiakta, Marilou, 1936- Edit

Summary

Agent Type
Person

Dates

  • 1936-01-24 (Existence)

Name Forms

  • Awiakta, Marilou, 1936-
  • Thompson, Marilou Bonham

External Documents

Notes

  • Biography/Historical Note

    Marilou Awiakta is a poet whose perspective fuses her Cherokee, Scots-Irish, and Appalachian heritage with experiences of growing up in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, on the atomic frontier. She is internationally known for her poetry and cultural essays.

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