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Native Innovation: Indigenous American Poetry in the 21st Century

Day Three

Mar 24, 2013 | 12:45 pm - 6:30 pm

Natalie Diaz

• 12:45 pm Welcome with Joseph Bruchac & Allison Hedge Coke
• 1:00 pm: A Conversation with Cedar Sigo, Orlando White & Karenne Wood
• 2:30 pm: A Conversation with Joseph Bruchac, Natalie Diaz & Joy Harjo
• 4:00 pm: A Language Conversation with Natalie Diaz, Orlando White, Sherwin Bitsui & Karenne Wood
• 4:45 pm: Poetry Reading with Karenne Wood & Maurice Kenny
• 5:45 pm: Reading by Joseph Bruchac & Joy Harjo

Part of Native Innovation: Indigenous American Poetry in the 21st Century, a landmark symposium bringing together a new generation of Native American poets in a convocation of readings and conversations for an in-depth look at the dynamic state of current Native American poetry and poetics in the 21st century. Featuring leading Native American poets and co-curated by Joseph Bruchac and Allison Hedge Coke, this event examines a range of issues, including native languages, traditional storytelling, formal innovation and Native American politics and more.

Admission Full-Day Admission: $10; $7 for students and seniors; Poets House Members Free Location Kray Hall Sponsored By Presented by Poets House in partnership with the National Museum of the American Indian and with support from the Lannan Foundation. Co-sponsored by Copper Canyon Press and the University of Arizona Press.


Mar 24, 2013
12:45 pm - 6:30 pm
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