Individual Author Record
Name: Lonnie PocoPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Born: 1938 in Lawton, Oklahoma Sites:
Illinois ConnectionPoco lived in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationLonnie Poco is a Quahada Comanche artist, illustrator, graphic artist and poet. He was raised on a reservation in Lawton, Oklahoma. After serving in the US Navy, he moved to Chicago. While there, he served as chair of the Chicago Indian Artist Guild and worked with the American Indian Health Services and the American Indian Center. He has retired to Cache, Oklahoma and continues to write and produce artwork.
'''Poet and Artist:'''*Beside the Wichita, MARCH/Abrazo Press, 1981'''Graphic Artist/Illustrator:'''*Akewa is a Woman, MARCH/Abrazo Press, 1982 - written by Beatrix Badikian*Earth Elegance, MARCH/Abrazo Press, 2000 - written by Cynthia Gallaher