The International Festival of Arts & Ideas is honored to feature United States Poet Laureate Joy Harjo in conversation with playwright and director Madeline Sayet. Harjo, the first Native American Poet Laureate and a member of the Muscogee Nation, will reflect on her award-winning body of work, which includes nine books of poetry, two memoirs, and six music albums. With Sayet, a member of the Mohegan Tribe, she will focus on her acclaimed poetry collection An American Sunrise: Poems, the Festival’s selection for the 2021 NEA Big Read.
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