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Category: Awards

October 19, 2022, Vogue
Joy Harjo On When She Realized Poetry Has Power

Harjo was awarded the lifetime achievement award at the National Art Awards, which took place at Guastavino’s in New York City. Shortly before, Vogue took a moment to chat with Harjo about what inspires her work...

November 09, 2021, News on 6
Joy Harjo, Kristin Chenoweth To Be Recognized At 44th Annual Governor's Awards

The Oklahoma Arts Council announced on Monday that U.S. Poet Laureate Joy Harjo will be designated an Oklahoma Cultural Treasure in recognition of her contributions. Broken Arrow's Own Kristin Chenoweth will also be recognized as an Oklahoma Cultural Ambassador.

May 10, 2021, Native News Online
Joy Harjo, Marcella LeBeau Among National Native American Hall of Fame 2021 Inductees

The National Native American Hall of Fame (NNAHOF) this week announced eight new inductees from across Indian Country, celebrated for their contributions in Native advocacy, politics, athletics, arts, health, and culture preservation and revitalization.

June 27, 2018
“A Delta In The Skin” by Joy Harjo wins the Camaiore International Award

A wonderful piece of news! The Passigli edition of Un delta nella pelle won one of the most important poetry prizes – IL PREMIO CAMAIOR!

July 11, 2017
POETRY FOUNDATION – The Poetry and Music of Joy Harjo

This year’s Lilly Prize winner discusses the intersection of poetry and music, as well as the women’s rights and Indigenous rights movements that much her poetry is borne out of.

December 18, 2016
Griffin Poetry Prize 2016

Joy Harjo awarded Griffin Poetry Prize!

September 15, 2015
Joy Harjo wins the Academy of American Poets Wallace Stevens Award

Joy has received the 2015 Wallace Stevens Award for proven mastery in the art of poetry by the Academy of American Poets.

January 20, 2014
2013 PEN Literary Award

Joy Harjo wins in Creative Nonfiction for “Crazy Brave” at 2013 PEN Literary Awards!

January 19, 2014
IAIA American Book Award

Institute of American Indian Arts

Joy Harjo has been honored for her most recent book, Crazy Brave, A Memoir (W.W. Norton & Company). This was her second American Book Award.

January 19, 2014
2013 American Book Award
Crazy Brave wins at 2013 American Book Awards