Sponsored by Peggy and Terry DeWald
Shelby Tisdale, retired director of the Center of Southwest Studies at Fort Lewis College, is an award-winning author who has published more than 40 book chapters, articles and books on Southwest Native American art and women. She edited "Federico: One Man’s Remarkable Journey from Tututepec to L.A." by Federico Jiménez Caballero. Her most recent work is "No Place for a Lady: The Life Story of Archaeologist Marjorie F. Lambert." She lives in Tucson, Ariz.
Awards: Oklahoma Book Awards in Non-Fiction and Graphic/Design; Historical Society of New Mexico's Ralph Emerson Twitchell Book Award, Southwest Book Award from the Borderlands Regional Libraries
Communities: Arizona Author, Tucsonan