LARRY EVERS is professor and director of the graduate program in literature in the English department at the University of Arizona.

FELIPE MOLINA, a member of Yoem Pueblo the Yaqui community in Marana, Arizona, is currently at work on a Yaqui-English dictionary. Evers and Molina regularly collaborate on projects regarding Yaqui literature. Among other publications, they are the authors of Yaqui Deer Songs: Maso Bwikam (Arizona, 1987). Research for "Hiakim: The Yaqui Homeland" was supported by The Southwest Center at the University of Arizona.