NEW YORK (AP) — Joni Mitchell's latest honor finds her in company with some giants from other fields.
The celebrated singer-songwriter and musician has received honorary membership in the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the venerable institution based in Upper Manhattan where general inductees have ranged from Henry James and Hannah Arendt to Dizzy Gillespie and Jasper Johns.
CINCINNATI (AP) — A Native American author whose writings have highlighted his indigenous culture is this year's winner of a lifetime achievement award celebrating literature's power to foster peace, social justice and global understanding.
Watch author N. Scott Momaday speak at Cleveland City Club
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- N. Scott Momaday, a writer with an interest Native American culture and oral tradition, will speak about his career on Friday at a City Club of Cleveland panel.