Membership

Eligible for membership in the Oak Lake Writers’ Society are enrolled members of the federally-recognized Oceti Sakowin tribes who are committed to culture-based writing and have published in credible venues. Members are expected to attend annual retreats. Please contact chaswoodard@brookings.net to inquire about  the retreats and related events and activities. We also occasionally confer honorary membership on others.  Honorary members are accepted by invitation only.

L to R: E. Cook-Lynn, F. Kiyukanpi-Renville, D. Stands, E. Valandra, N. Jones, Jr., A. Keith

 

 

Observing 23 years of N/D/Lakota culture-based writing.