Erdrich, [Karen] Louise
Born: Jun 07, 1954 AD
Currently alive, at 59 years of age.
1954 - Born on the 7th of June in Little Falls, Minnesota, United States.
1972 - She attended Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire, United States.
1979 - She graduated with her Master of Arts degree in creative writing from John Hopkins
University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States.
1981 - She married Michael Dorris.
1982 - Her story "The World’s Greatest Fisherman" was awarded the $5,000 Nelson Algren
Prize for short fiction.
1984 - She published the novel Love Medicine, and the book was awarded the National Book
Critics Circle Award.
1995 - She and her husband Dorris unsuccessfully pursued a court case against their son
Jeffrey Sava, who had accused them both of child abuse.
1998 - She produced five novels.
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