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N. Scott Momaday

Navarre Scott Momaday (born February 27, 1934) is a Native American author of Kiowa descent. His work House Made of Dawn was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1969.

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    So much symmetry!
    Like the pale angle of time
    And eternity.
    The great shape labored and fell.
    —N. Scott Momaday (b. 1934)

    You see, I am alive, I am alive
    I stand in good relation to the earth
    I stand in good relation to the gods
    I stand in good relation to all that is beautiful
    I stand in good relation to the daughter of Tsen-tainte
    You see, I am alive, I am alive
    —N. Scott Momaday (b. 1934)

    My idea is always to reach my generation. The wise writer ... writes for the youth of his own generation, the critics of the next, and the schoolmasters of ever afterward.
    —F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896–1940)