Barry Lopez is the author
of several works of nonfiction including Artic
Dreams (winner of the National Book Award) and Crossing Open Ground, many works of fiction including Light Action in the Caribbean and Winter Count, and a novella-length
fable, Crow and Weasel. His work
appears regularly in Harper’s, the Paris Review, the Georgia Review, and elsewhere. His numerous honors also include
Pushcart Prizes in fiction and nonfiction, a Governor’s Award, and the Award in
Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He lives in Oregon
with his wife.