Nebraska Authors

Bruce Elliott Johansen

Born 1950 San Diego, CA (USA)

Places Lived

Omaha, NE
New York

Author Of

  • Fiction
  • Nonfiction




BA, 1972, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
MA, 1975, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
PhD, 1979, University of Washington, Seattle, WA


Assistant, Associate, Full Professor (1991)
Professor of Communication and Native American Studies, University of Nebraska - Omaha, Omaha, NE

Places Worked

Seattle Times
University of Nebraska at Omaha -Native American Studies; Journalism


Jacob J. Isaacson University Research Professor in Communication


Forgotten founders : Benjamin Franklin, the Iroquois, and the rationale for the American Revolution. 1982.
Life and Death in Mohawk Country. 1993.
Ecocide of Native America: Environmental Destruction of Indian Land and Peoples. 1995.
The encyclopedia of Native American biography : six hundred life stories of important people, from Powhatan to Wilma Mankiller. 1998

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