Media: Interviews, Reviews, Articles

December 11, 2019, The New York Times Opinion - Dec 7, 2019
Joy Harjo on Beauty - The New York Times

Why is Beau­ty Impor­tant to Us”? Joy Har­jo responds with a new poem, The Life of Beauty.”

December 10, 2019, Tulsa World
Tulsans of the Year: Poetry found Joy Harjo, the First Native American U.S. Poet Laureate

Joy Har­jo, named a Tul­san of the Year,” is inter­viewed by James D. Watts, Jr. of Tul­sa World.

December 10, 2019, - Books are Magic
13 Books by Native Writers to be Thankful For

Ser­e­na Morales writes of Amer­i­can Sun­rise: Joy Har­jo, US Poet Lau­re­ate, pres­i­dent of my native heart! I am con­stant­ly learn­ing from her and this col­lec­tion offers no exception.”

December 06, 2019, Billings Gazette
U.S poet laureate Joy Harjo inspires other Montana poets

Joy Har­jo is a major voice in Native Amer­i­can poet­ry, and has inspired oth­ers to express them­selves through writing.…

November 26, 2019, Boston Sunday Globe- Books
November 18, 2019, The Today Show
Meet the United States' first Native American poet laureate

NBC’s Sun­day Clos­er on Octo­ber 20 — NBC’s Har­ry Smith meets Joy Har­jo, who is the first Native Amer­i­can poet lau­re­ate for the Unit­ed States.

November 14, 2019, PBS American Masters Podcast
Joy Harjo on PBS American Masters

In 2019, Joy Har­jo became the first Native Amer­i­can Poet Lau­re­ate of the Unit­ed States. She joins us from her home­town Tul­sa, Okla­homa to talk about the respon­si­bil­i­ties that come with this hon­or and the impor­tance of rep­re­sent­ing rich Native…

October 25, 2019, Publishers Weekly
An American Sunrise

New­ly named poet lau­re­ate and Ruth Lil­ly prize – win­ner Har­jo (Con­flict Res­o­lu­tion for Holy Beings) inter­twines verse with prose vignettes, oral his­to­ries, and flash mem­oirs in this expres­sive and gen­er­ous book. 

October 21, 2019, The Library of Congress
The Poet and the Poem from the Library of Congress

Joy Har­jo is inter­viewed by Grace Cav­a­lieri on the Library of Con­gress’s orig­i­nal Poet and the Poem” pod­cast series. 

October 17, 2019, NBC TODAY Weekend Editions