Sean Teuton was born in Compton, California.  He is the author of two books and is completing two others: a monograph on Native American migration and cultural interaction in the nineteenth century, entitled Cities of Refuge: Indigenous Cosmopolitan Writers and the International Imaginary; and a Native American roadtrip novel about the Indian mounds, entitled The Wolf Trail.  He divides his time between Fayetteville, Arkansas, and the neighboring Cherokee Nation, where he is a citizen.