Beth Piatote

BETH PIATOTE is a writer and scholar. She is Nez Perce from Chief Joseph’s Band and is an enrolled member of the Colville Confederated Tribes. She holds a PhD from Stanford University and is currently an associate professor at UC Berkeley. She lives in the Bay Area with her two children.

(Author photo © Kirsten Lara Getchell)

She is the author of: The Beadworkers