2021 Rose Wohlgemuth Weisman Women’s Voices Lecture: A Conversation with Poet Laureate Joy Harjo

Laureate Joy Harjo, David Lucas, Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities, Case Western Reserve | Collection: Events

From the event page: "Critically-acclaimed indigenous poet Joy Harjo discusses her work with David Lucas. Harjo, a member of the Mvskoke/Creek Nation, is the author of several books of poetry, as well as collections of interviews and conversations, children’s books, and collaborative art texts. She is the 23rd U.S. poet laureate and the first Native American poet to serve in that position. Among her many honors, Harjo has received the PEN USA Literary Award for Creative Non-Fiction, the American Book Award, and the Jackson Poetry Prize. A renowned musician, Harjo performs with her saxophone nationally and internationally, solo and with her band, the Arrow Dynamics. Lucas is Poet Laureate of the State of Ohio and lecturer in the Department of English."
Registration required, event is taking place on March 29th, 2021.

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Title

2021 Rose Wohlgemuth Weisman Women’s Voices Lecture: A Conversation with Poet Laureate Joy Harjo

Creator

Laureate Joy Harjo, David Lucas, Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities, Case Western Reserve

Date

2021-03-24

Contributor

Calida O'Brien

Language

English (EN)

Abstract

From the event page: "Critically-acclaimed indigenous poet Joy Harjo discusses her work with David Lucas. Harjo, a member of the Mvskoke/Creek Nation, is the author of several books of poetry, as well as collections of interviews and conversations, children’s books, and collaborative art texts. She is the 23rd U.S. poet laureate and the first Native American poet to serve in that position. Among her many honors, Harjo has received the PEN USA Literary Award for Creative Non-Fiction, the American Book Award, and the Jackson Poetry Prize. A renowned musician, Harjo performs with her saxophone nationally and internationally, solo and with her band, the Arrow Dynamics. Lucas is Poet Laureate of the State of Ohio and lecturer in the Department of English."
Registration required, event is taking place on March 29th, 2021.