N. SCOTT MOMADAY
Kiowa Tribe

2018 – Writing

N. Scott Momaday is a novelist, short story writer, essayist, and poet. His novel, “House Made of Dawn” (1969), was awarded a Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. He received the National Medal of Arts in 2007 and holds 20 honorary degrees from colleges and universities, and is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.