Heid E. Erdrich authored five poetry collections, including Curator of Ephemera at the New Museum for Archaic Media, Michigan State University Press, 2017. Her memoir-in-recipes, Original Local, won a City Pages Top Food Book award. She co-edited Sister Nations, an anthology of Native women writers and is editing New Poets of Native Nations for Graywolf Press. Heid is an interdisciplinary artist and visual arts curator. Her collaborative films, created with an all-indigenous crew, have won awards at Co-Kisser Poetry Festival, Santa Fe Indian Market, and elsewhere. Heid is Ojibwe enrolled at Turtle Mountain. She teaches in the Augsburg College Low-residency MFA Program.