Frank Pommersheim

Frank Pommersheim
History, Poetry, South Dakota Authors, Tribal

A member of the University of South Dakota Law School of Law faculty since 1984, Frank Pommersheim writes extensively in the field of Indian law and serves on several tribal appellate courts, including those on the Cheyenne River and Rosebud reservations. Those experiences led to his most recent book, Tribal Justice: 25 Years as a Tribal Appellate Justice. Pommersheim is also a poet; his latest chapbook is Local Memory and Karma (The Buddha Correspondence, Vol. 2).

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