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N. Scott Momaday

N. Scott MomadayAKA Navarre Scott Momaday

Born: 27-Feb-1934
Birthplace: Lawton, OK

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: American Aborigine
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: House Made of Dawn

Wife: Gaye Mangold (m. 5-Sep-1959, div., three daughters)
Daughter: Cael
Daughter: Jill
Daughter: Brit
Wife: Regina Heitzer (m. 21-Jul-1979, one daughter)
Daughter: Lore

    University: BA, University of New Mexico (1958)
    University: MA, Stanford University (1960)
    University: PhD, Stanford University (1963)

    Academy of Achievement (1993)
    Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 1969 for House Made of Dawn

Author of books:
The Journey of Tai-me (1967, folktales)
House Made of Dawn (1968, novel)
The Way to Rainy Mountain (1969)
Angle of Geese and Other Poems (1974, poetry)
The Gourd Dancer (1976, poetry)
The Names: A Memoir (1976, memoir)
The Ancient Child (1989, novel)
In the Presence of the Sun: Stories and Poems, 19611991 (1992)
Circle of Wonder: A Native American Christmas Story (1994)
The Man Made of Words: Essays, Stories, Passages (1997)
In the Bear's House (1999)

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