Nebraska Authors

Donna Mae Whitewing Vandall

Born 1943-05-03 Sutherland, NE (USA)

Died 2012-12-03
Winnebago, NE (USA)

Winnebago, NE (USA)
Winnebago Cemetery

Internationally published poet, playwright and author from 1962 to the time of her death in 2012.

Places Lived

Sutherland, NE
Winnebago, NE
Wolf Point, MT
Santa Fe, NM
Billings, MT

Author Of

  • Play/Screenplay
  • Poetry


Poetry; Plays


Degree, 1962, Institute of Indian Arts, Santa Fe, NM
Master's Degree in Education, 1978, University of Montana, Billings, MT


Director of Economic Development at the Winnebago Tribal Office
Executive Director of the Aberdeen Area Tribal Chairman's Health Board (1990-1996)
Cultural Liaison for the Dean of Little Priest Tribal College, Winnebago, NE

Places Worked

Winnebago Tribal Office, Winnebago, NE
Aberdeen Area Tribal Chairman's Health Board


Turkey Hollow. 1972.

Poetry has appeared in:
Beauty Flows From My House. 1978.
I Am the Fire of Time. 1978.
and other anthologies and journals

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