Media: Interviews, Reviews, Articles

February 10, 2019, EarthTalk
Joy Harjo Interviewed on Earth Talk — Podcast

Native Voice Joy Har­jo Draws On Trib­al Myth & His­to­ry In Cel­e­brat­ing Nature

December 12, 2018, BOMB
Joy Harjo Interview by Sherwin Bitsui from BOMB

Raised in White Cone, Ari­zona, on the Nava­jo Reser­va­tion, Sher­win Bit­sui is a poet and visu­al artist based in New Mex­i­co, where he teach­es at the Insti­tute of Amer­i­can Indi­an Arts. Shift­ing, puls­ing, flood­ing with images in motion, as well…

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!

April 18, 2018, The University of Arizona Poetry Center
1508: A look back at our Climate Change + Poetry series

Around a year and a half ago, we invit­ed eight of our favorite con­tem­po­rary poets to Tuc­son to talk with us about cli­mate change and poet­ry. We wrote to Aracelis Gir­may, Bren­da Hill­man, Bri­an Teare, Camille…

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

December 18, 2016
NEA Arts Magazine

Harjo’s deci­sion to take risks has paid off in the pro­found impact she has had through her work. In telling her own sto­ry, both the beau­ti­ful and the bro­ken parts, Har­jo has become a leader. Today she is seen as…

December 18, 2016
Griffin Poetry Prize 2016

Joy Har­jo award­ed Grif­fin Poet­ry Prize!

June 14, 2016
Favorite Words

Joy Har­jo con­tributed to the Mer­ri­am-Web­ster project about poets’ favorite words.

January 18, 2016, World Literature Today
World Literature Today Review of Conflict Resolution for Holy Beings

This is not mere­ly a book of poet­ry. These are instruc­tions for the soul, a song to lead the read­er home. With Con­flict Res­o­lu­tion for Holy Beings, the first lady of Amer­i­can Indi­an poet­ry arrives. In this vol­ume, Joy Harjo…

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.