Tommy Orange

Tommy Orange is a recent graduate from the MFA program at the Institute of American Indian Arts. He is a 2014 MacDowell Fellow and a 2016 Writing by Writers Fellow. Orange is an enrolled member of the Cheyenne and Arapaho tribes of Oklahoma. He is the author of the novel There There, which was longlisted for the 2018 National Book Award. Orange was born and raised in Oakland, California.

Photo Credit: Elena Seibert

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