Deborah Taffa

Freelance writer

Deborah Taffa is an enrolled member of the Yuma Indian Nation and a descendant of Laguna Pueblo in New Mexico. She teaches CNF at Webster University in St. Louis and will be writing season three of the PBS series "America from the Ground Up." A Public Space fellow and an Ellen Meloy Desert Writer’s Award recipient, her work has appeared in Salon, The Rumpus and other places.