Jim Northrup

Jim Northrup, Playwright

Representative Plays:

Rez Road Follies
Rez Road 2000
Shinnob Jep

About the Playwright:

Jim Northrup (April 28, 1943 – August 1, 2016) was an Anishinaabe (Native American) newspaper columnist, poet, performer, and political commentator from the Fond du Lac Indian Reservation in Minnesota. His Anishinaabe name was "Chibenashi" (from Chi-bineshiinh "Big little-bird").


NY Times Obituary of Jim Northrup