American Literary Studies
Native American literature and literary criticism
Sarah Hernandez (Sicangu Lakota) received her PhD from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Her research and teaching focuses on early and contemporary Native American literature and literary criticism, with an emphasis on Oceti Ŝakowiŋ (Dakota, Lakota, and Nakota) literatures. Sarah is also the Executive Director of the Oak Lake Writers Society, a tribal writing group for Dakota, Lakota, and Nakota writers.