Heid E. Erdrich  is the author of seven collections of poetry, a non-fiction Indigenous foods memoir, and she’s editor of two anthologies. Heid grew up in Wahpeton, North Dakota and is Ojibwe enrolled at Turtle Mountain.

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Find Heid on Twitter @heiderdrich

New News from Heid: 

2019: I won a National Poetry Series Award! Little Big Bully  will be published by Penguin in fall of 2020. ALSO: New Poets of Native Nations  won an American Book Award – go Native poets! In early 2020, I’ll be the in residency and meeting with selected poets at Vermont Studio Center and not long after my micro-collection of mixed-genre works Verb Animate  will be published by Tinderbox Editions. From mid-August into December, I’ll hold the Distinguished Visiting Professorship in Liberal Arts at University of Minnesota Morris. My first exhibit as a featured visual artist was Skew Lines, May 2019, created in a dual residency with Rosy Simas for SooVAC.

Older News from Heid:

2018 & 2017: Publication of  New Poets of Native Nations an anthologyI edited presenting poetry by extraordinary Native writers who have published first books since the year 2000. You can read my introduction here. What else is Heid up to? Lit Hub finds out in this interview.2017-2018  poetry published on-line by The Rumpus  –  Academy of American Poets  – ORION . My poetry book Curator of Ephemera at the New Museum for Archaic Media  came out from Michigan State University Press.  You can buy signed copies via Birchbark Books.

 Books by Heid E. Erdrich

Fishing for Myth

Fishing for Myth

Sister Nations

Sister Nations

The Mother's Tongue

The Mother’s Tongue

National Monuments

National Monuments

Cell Traffic

Cell Traffic

Original Local

Original Local

Curator of Ephemera

Curator of Ephemera