Publications & Prizes
2002 for Shell Shaker, Fiction, from Before Columbus Foundation, American Book Award, NYC. 2006 for Evidence of Red, Poetry, from the Oklahoma Book Award. 2010-2011 Awarded a J. William Fulbright Scholar, University of Jordan, Amman. 2012 Awarded the Tulsa Library Trust’s “American Indian Author Award” at Central Library, Tulsa, OK. 2012, Named United States Artists, Ford Fellow, United States Artists Foundation, Los Angeles, CA. 2012, Winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Native Writers Circle of the Americas. In 2014 Howe received the Modern Language Association (MLA) Award for the first biennial prize for Studies in Native American Literatures, Cultures, and Languages for Choctalking on Other Realities, and in 2015 she was awarded the Western Literature Association (WLA) Distinguished Achievement Award.