Rebecca Roanhorse

Rebecca Roanhorse, @rebeccaroanhorse, Attorney, Author, Sci-Fi & Fantasy Writer of the novel, Trail of Lightning, where her writings are based on indigenous sci-fi and fantasy characters reflecting her Native American heritage. She is of Ohkay Owingeh Pueblo and African American descent. Rebecca received her BA from Yale University and MA in Theology from Union Theological Seminary before receiving her J.D. from the Univer­sity of New Mexico School of Law @unmlaw, specializing in Federal Indian Law. Her debut story “Welcome to Your Authentic Indian Experi­ence™” won the Hugo and Nebula Awards, and was a World Fan­tasy Award finalist. The novel Trail of Lightning is the first in a 4 part series of books with the 2nd book, Storm of Locusts, debuting in April 2019. Rebecca is the 2018 winner of the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer.⠀

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