Award-Winning Poet, Author, Writer Naomi Shihab Nye By Emy DiGrappa • May 10, 2013 ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email Naomi Listen Listening... / 26:36 Interview with Naomi Naomi Shihab Nye is a poet, songwriter, and novelist. She was born to a Palestinian father and American mother. Although she regards herself as a "wandering poet", she refers to San Antonio as her home. Related Program: ThinkWY RadioTags: NovelistWriterPoetAuthorNaomi Shihab Nye Related Content In Search Of The Murie Legacy In Grand Teton National Park With Gloria Baxter 2 years ago Award-Winning Author Andrew Solomon To Speak At UW 9 months ago New Book "Coal Wars" Examines Future Of Coal Country 10 months ago Author C.J. Box Reads From The Brand New Joe Pickett Novel, "Endangered" 11 months ago View the discussion thread.