Ellen Meloy



Age: 58


Summary: naturalist and nonfiction author whose book The Anthropology of Turquoise Meditations on Landscape, Art & Spirit was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize in 2003, who used the Southwest as the setting and subject for what she referred to as "land-based literature."



Cause of Death: Apparent heart attack or an aneurysm


Born: June 21, 1946


Died: November 4, 2004


Location: Bluff, Utah