Robert Franklin Gish

Robert F. Gish is the author of over a dozen works of fiction and memoir, folktales, and literary biographies and essays. He taught at the University of Northern Iowa from 1967-91 and served as director of ethnic studies and professor of English at California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo from 1991 to 2001. Of Cherokee-Anglo American descent, Gish lives with his wife Judith in Albuquerque, New Mexico. His books include:

  • Beyond Bounds
  • Songs of My Hunter Heart
  • When Coyote Howls
  • West Bound
  • Bad Boys and Black Sheep
  • Dreams of Quivira
  • First Horses: Stories of the New West