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Natanya Ann Pulley is Diné (Kinyaa’áani and Táchii’nii). She teaches at Colorado College and loves living near the mountains. She enjoys collage and low-stakes craft projects. Her debut story collection With Teeth was published by New Rivers Press (Oct. 2019) and her writing can be found at natanyapulley.com.

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Natanya Ann Pulley is a Diné writer and her clans are Kinyaa’áani (Towering House People) and Táchii’nii (Red Running into Water People). She’s published in Waxwing, Monkeybicycle, Entropy, 
and The Offing (among others). Natanya is the founding editor of Hairstreak Butterfly Review and teaches texts by Native American writers, Fiction Writing, and Experimental Forms at Colorado College. Her debut story collection With Teeth was published by New Rivers Press (Oct. 2019) and her writing can be found at natanyapulley.com.

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Natanya Ann Pulley is Diné and her mother’s clans are Kinyaa’áani (Towering House) and Táchii’nii (Red Running into Water). Publications include Split Lip, The Offing, and Waxwing (among others). Her essays have been anthologized in Shapes of Native Nonfiction, Counternarratives from Women of Color Academics, #NotYourPrincess: Voices of Native American Women, Women Write Resistance, and more. She is the founding editor of Hairstreak Butterfly Review and is an assistant professor of English at Colorado College. Her short story collection With Teeth (Oct. 2019) is the winner of the 2018 Many Voices Project competition through New Rivers Press.

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Natanya Ann Pulley is a Diné writer of fiction and non-fiction. Her clans are Kinyaa’áani (Towering House People) and Táchii’nii (Red Running into Water People). She’s published work in numerous journals including Split Lip, MonkeybicycleThe Offing, Waxwing, and As/Us. Anthologized essays can be found in Counternarratives from Women of Color Academics, Women Write Resistance, #NotYourPrincess: Voices of Native American Women, Shapes of Native Nonfiction and most recently The Diné Reader. Online reading can be found at natanyapulley.com.

A former editor of Quarterly West and South Dakota Review, she is the founding editor of Hairstreak Butterfly Review. She received a Phd from the University of Utah in Fiction Writing with an emphasis in the Evolution and De-evolution of Novel Forms. Natanya is an assistant professor of English at Colorado College where she teaches texts by Native American writers, Fiction Writing, and Experimental Forms in Ethnic Literature.

Her short story collection With Teeth (Oct. 2019) is the winner of the 2018 Many Voices Project competition and published by New Rivers Press. Current editing projects include an anthology of Flash Fiction from Native American writers (UNM Press) and an Diné craft issue of Hairstreak Butterfly Review. Her writing projects include a nonfiction collection (UNM Press), a novel reimagining Peter Pan, and Gapp's Basement (a novel-in-stories). 

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