Close up of Nevada Writers Hall of Fame medal and Silver Pen.

Carolyn Dufurrena

2002 Silver Pen Awardee


Carolyn Dufurrena is the author of a recent book of poems called Quiet, Except for the Wind and is a regular contributor to RANGE Magazine. She was lead writer for C.J Hadley’s Cowboys and Critters: Symbiosis in the American West (2017) and has contributed to several other books, including Brushstrokes and Balladeers: Painters and Poets of the American West, which received a 2014 Wrangler Award.