Mona Susan Power
Mona Susan Power is an enrolled member of the Standing Rock Sioux nation, born and raised in Chicago. She is the author of two novels, The Grass Dancer and Sacred Wilderness, and a story collection, Roofwalker. The Grass Dancer was awarded the PEN/Hemingway Award in 1995. She currently lives in Saint Paul, where she’s working to complete two novels and a memoir. An excerpt from one novel will be published in 2021 in the Ploughshares Solos Series.