Media: Interviews, Reviews, Articles

Category: Interviews

April 16, 2018, WUNC Public Radio
WUNC Public Radio Interview with Joy Harjo

Bringing Traditional Themes Into Contemporary Writing

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.

March 17, 2017
Joy Harjo interviewed on Poet’s Cafe

Radio Interview by Lois P. Jones on Poets CafeKPFK Los Angeles

January 30, 2014, Literary Mama
Crazy Brave: An Interview with Joy Harjo and Review of Her New Memoir

It struck me at the time that Harjo’s poetry in particular touched something more emotional than intellect-centered academe could grasp . . . Read Review

January 30, 2014, Sampsonia Way
Having to Fight for It: An Interview with Poet / Musician Joy Harjo

“Words are vehicles for bringing something into being: A vision of peace, a vision of connection, a vision of telling a story of who we are, what we’ve done, where we’ve been, where we’re going.”Read Article

January 19, 2014, NPR
April 22, 2013, Pen America
PEN America Interview with Joy Harjo by Jane Ciabattari

“I was entrusted with carrying voices, songs, and stories to grow and release into the world, to be of assistance and inspiration,” she writes in her recent memoir, Crazy Brave. “These were my responsibility.”Read Interview

December 29, 2012
Interviews, Reviews, Articles 2012 and Previous

List of Interviews and Reviews from 2012 and previous.

July 19, 2012
Feminist Magazine
“Everyone is carrying a piece of the light. Sing it. Let it be poetry. Unwind in story. Dance. Be with it. Be it.”

Hosted by Ariana Manov & Lynn Harris Ballen.


March 03, 2011