Nebraska Authors

Karen Foster

Born Manilla, IA (USA)

Places Lived

Manilla, IA
Sioux City, IA
Vermillion, SD
Lincoln, NE
Rosebud Reservation, SD

Author Of

  • Nonfiction
  • Play/Screenplay
  • Poetry


Poetry; Critical Reviews and Essays; Plays


Degree, Augustana College, Sioux Falls, SD
Degree, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD
Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE


College Professor

Places Worked

Sinte Gleska University, Rosebud, SD


Received Elsie Award from the Lincoln Community Playhouse for her performance in The Marriage of Bette and Boo


Works published in
New York Quarterly
Rocky Mountain Review of Language and Literature
Hurricane Alice

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