Bush, Barney (Furman)

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BUSH, Barney (Furman)

BUSH, Barney (Furman). American. Genres: Novels, Poetry, Songs/Lyrics and libretti. Career: University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Native American specialist, 1973-74; National Indian Youth Council, Albuquerque, NM, and Institute of the Southern Plains, Hammond, OK, educational specialist, 1974-75; Milwaukee Area Technical College, Milwaukee, WI, instructor in American Indian literature and history, 1976-78; poet-in-residence in OK and IL, 1980-88; Council of Redwinds College, spokesman, 1996-. Publications: My Horse and a Jukebox, 1979; Petroglyphs, 1982; Inherit the Blood: Poetry and Fiction, 1985. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor to periodicals. Address: Box 22779, Santa Fe, NM 87502, U.S.A.