Natalie Diaz

Natalie  Diaz

Natalie Diaz was born and reared in Needles, California, on the Fort Mojave Indian Reservation. Diaz returned to the United States in 2007 to complete her MA at Old Dominion University after four years playing professional basketball in Western Europe and Asia. Her writing has published in various journals and periodicals, including Prairie Schooner, Nimrod International, and North American Review, and she has awarded the Nimrod/Hardman Pablo Neruda Prize. She currently resides in Surprise, AZ.