This Universe is You - An Afternoon with Joy Harjo

Sat, April 8, 2023
2:00 PM
Oklahoma City, OK

Saturday, April 8, 2023

2:00pm - 4:00pm

REMEMBER YOU ARE THIS UNIVERSE, AND THIS UNIVERSE IS YOU.

The Belle Isle Library is hosting recent U.S. Poet Laureate, Joy Harjo and celebrating her upcoming children's book, Remember illustrated by Michaela Goade.

After renovation, the Belle Isle Library opened on April 8, 2022 with a sculpture titled, Nourishment, that has en excerpt from Joy Harjo's poem Remember.

Join us as we hear from Joy Harjo, celebrate poetry month and our connection to the Earth, and the 1-year anniversary of the Belle Isle Library re-opening! Begin the day by meeting Joy Harjo and hearing her read her poetry and stay for family-friendly activities from OKC Beautiful, the Oklahoma County Extension Office and more!

Joy Harjo will be available for a book signing following her presentation. Books will be sold by Full Circle Bookstore. Joy Harjo and Michaela Goade's books will also be available for check out from the library.

Belle Isle Library

Meeting Room AB

5501 N. Villa Ave.Oklahoma City, OK 73112

(405) 843-9601

See map: Google Maps

https://www.metrolibrary.org/e...


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