Chelsea T. Hicks

Lance Cleland

Chelsea T. Hicks is the author of the short-story collection  A Calm and Normal Heart, which was longlisted for the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for Debut Short Story Collection. Her work has been published in the Los Angeles Review of BooksThe Paris ReviewMcSweeney’sThe BelieverThe AudacityYellow Medicine ReviewIndian Country Today, and elsewhere. She holds an MFA from the Institute of American Indian Arts and an MA from the University of California, Davis. A 2023 National Book Award 5 Under 35 recipient, Chelsea is an enrolled member of the Osage Nation, and lives on ancestral land in Tulsa, Oklahoma.