Sarah Hernandez

Sarah Hernandez

Assistant Professor

American Literary Studies

Research Areas

Native American literature and literary criticism

Contact Information

Office Location: Humanities 362


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.

Department of English Language and Literature
Humanities Building, Second Floor
MSC03 2170
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

Phone: (505) 277-6347
Fax: (505) 277-0021