Pam Uschuk joins the Jan Term faculty at Ghost Ranch at the recommendation of acclaimed Mvskoke poet, Joy Harjo. Pam’s collection of poems, Crazy Love, received the American Book Award in 2009. Among her other literary prizes are the 2011 War Poetry Prize from Winning Writers, 2010 New Millenium Poetry Prize, 2010 and the 2010 Dorothy Daniels Writing Award from the National League of American PEN Women. During her graduate work, she was the Poet-In-Schools on the Salish, Flathead, Blackfoot, Assiniboine, Sioux, Northern Cheyenne and Crow reservations in Montana supported by the National Endowment for the Arts. She teaches internationally and is currently in residence at the Poetry Center at University of Arizona.