The members of the Native American Literature Symposium board are excited to announce the winners of the 2018 Beatrice Medicine Published Monograph and Essay Awards and the Electa Quinney Award for Published Stories.
The 2018 winner of the Beatrice Medicine Award for Published Monograph is Elizabeth Hoover for her book The River is In Us: Fighting Toxics in a Mohawk Community from the University of Minnesota Press.
The 2018 winner of the Beatrice Medicine Award for Published Academic Essay is Marcia G. Anderson for her essay “A Bag Worth a Pony: The Art of the Ojibwe Bandolier Bag,” which is published in the art book of the same name and published by the Minnesota Historical Society Press.
The Beatrice Medicine Awards are funded by the Charles Redd Center for Western Studies at Brigham Young University (www.reddcenter.byu.edu).
The 2018 winner of the Electa Quinney Award for Published Stories is Linda LeGarde Grover for her book Onigamiising: Seasons of an Ojibwe Year from the University of Minnesota Press.
The Electa Quinney Award is funded by the Electra Quinney Institute for American Indian Education at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (www.uwm.edu/eqi).