Author Bio for Publications

Shane Hawk, a member of the Cheyenne & Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma, is a history teacher by day and a horror writer by night. Hawk’s literary contributions include his debut story collection, Anoka, as well as short fiction featured in numerous anthologies. He co-edited the Bram Stoker and Locus Award-nominated anthology Never Whistle at Night, which reached its tenth printing just one month after publication. He is currently co-writing an Indigenous Horror stage play with Andrea L. Rogers, titled The Land Still Bleeds, set to premiere in October 2024. Hawk resides in San Diego, California, with his beautiful wife. Learn more at

Upcoming Events

StokerCon 2024 in San Diego, California

  • Friday, May 31st: Panelist for "Curating Inclusive Horror Anthologies" at 1pm
  • Saturday, June 1st: Panelist for "Ancestry as Source: Writing with Deep Authenticity" at 4pm and moderating my panel "Supernatural Experiences: True Stories from Horror Writers" at 5pm.

2024 Locus Awards in Oakland, California

  • I'll be attending programming on June 22nd and staying for the award ceremony as a nominee.