Thursday, February 27, 2020
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Joy Harjo, the first Native American to be Poet Laureate, has published nine books. She is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, the PEN America Literary Award for creative nonfiction, the American Book Award, the Ruth Lilly Prize from the Poetry Foundation for lifetime achievement, and the Wallace Stevens Award from the Academy of American Poets. Harjo also performs on the saxophone internationally, solo and with her band, the Arrow Dynamics.
Organized and hosted by poet, literary critic, and UCLA distinguished service professor Stephen Yenser.
Free tickets are required and available at the Box Office one hour before the program. One ticket per person; first come, first served.