Penn, W(illiam) S.
PENN, W(illiam) S.
PENN, W(illiam) S. American, b. 1949. Genres: Novels, Essays. Career: State University of New York at Oswego, Oswego, NY, assistant professor, 1981-84; Hostos Community College, South Bronx, NY, assistant professor, 1986-87; Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, associate professor of English, 1987-. Member of the National Advisory Caucus on Native American Writing, 1992-; regional coordinator for Wordcraft Circle of Native American writers, 1992-; consultant to colleges on ethnic studies. Publications: The Absence of Angels (novel), 1994; All My Sins Are Relatives (essays), 1995; The Telling of the World: Native American Stories & Art, 1996; As We Are Now: Mixblood Essays on Race & Identity, 1997; Killing Time with Strangers (novel), 2000; This Is the World (stories), 2000; Feathering Custer (essays), 2000. Address: Department of English, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]