Nebraska Authors

Elizabeth S. Grobsmith

AKA: Dr. Elizabeth Grobsmith

Born 1946

Places Lived

Brooklyn, NY
Yonkers, NY
Rhode Island
Cleveland, OH
Columbus, OH
Tucson, AZ
Lincoln, NE
Rosebud Reservation, SD

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Anthropology; Native American issues


BA, 1967, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
MA, 1970, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
PhD, 1976, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ


Teacher, SinteGleska Junior College, Rosebud Reservation, SD
Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
Director of Summer Sessions, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
Professor of Anthropology, University of Nebraska, Lincoln

Places Worked

University of Nebraska, Lincoln
SinteGleska Junior College, Rosebud Reservation, SD


Married to James Gibson, Chair of the Anthropology Department, University of Nebraska, Lincoln


Lakota of the Rosebud: A Contemporary Ethnography. 1981.
Indians in Prison: Incarcerated Native Americans in Nebraska. 1994.

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