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