Nebraska Authors

Emily Levine

Born 1956

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Native American History; Horticulture


Bachelor of Arts Degree, 1989, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE


Special Projects Research Horticulturist

Places Worked

Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE


2014 Nebraska Book Award recipient for Witness: A Hunkpapha Historian's Strong-Heart Song of the Lakotas.


Assisted Joe Starita in researching and editing Dull Knifes of Pine Ridge


With My Own Eyes : A Lakota Woman Tells Her People's History. with Susan Bordeaux Bettelyoun, 1998.
A Man and a Tree: Cyril Bish and the 'Holden' Shagbark Hickory. 2013.
Witness: A Hunkpapha Historian's Strong-Heart Song of the Lakotas. with Josephine Waggoner, 2013.

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