Cover art for the Spring/Summer 2011 special double issue of South Dakota Review will feature art by Oscar Howe, an internationally-acclaimed American Indian artist who taught at The University of South Dakota for twenty-five years. Sacro Wi (Sundancer) is from 1967, casein on paper, and is part of the permanent collection of the Oscar Howe Gallery/University Art Galleries at the University of South Dakota. You can read more about Oscar Howe’s work and the Oscar Howe Gallery at The University of South Dakota here.
Lee Ann Roripaugh
Lee Ann Roripaugh is the author of four volumes of poetry: Dandarians (Milkweed, Editions, 2014), On the Cusp of a Dangerous Year (Southern Illinois University Press, 2009), Year of the Snake (Southern Illinois University Press, 2004), and Beyond Heart Mountain (Penguin, 1999). She was named winner of the Association of Asian American Studies Book Award in Poetry/Prose for 2004, and a 1998 winner of the National Poetry Series. The current South Dakota State Poet Laureate, Roripaugh is a Professor of English at the University of South Dakota, where she serves as Director of Creative Writing and Editor-in-Chief of South Dakota Review. View all posts by Lee Ann Roripaugh