In 2019, Joy Harjo was appointed the 23rd United States Poet Laureate, the first Native American to hold the position. Born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Harjo is an internationally renowned performer and writer of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation. She is the author of nine books of poetry, several plays and children’s books, and two memoirs.
Books will be available for purchase prior to the start of the event, with a book signing afterward on the 2nd floor of Warriner Hall.
7:00 - 8:00 pm
|Location:||Warriner Hall, Plachta Auditorium|
1200 S. Franklin Street
Mt. Pleasant, MI
|Sponsor:||Office of Indigenous Affairs College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences|
|Contact:||Office of Indigenous Affairs |