Why She Writes - An Afternoon Chat with Joy Harjo, Internationally Renowned Performer, Writer, Poet

Thu, November 16, 2023
4:00 PM

Thu, Nov 16, 2023 at 4:00 PM

Edith Wheeler Memorial Library, 733 Monroe Turnpike, Monroe, CT, 06468

United States Poet Laureate and winner of the 2022 Academy of American Poets Leadership Award, Joy Harjo, joins us for a chat about her most recent memoir, Catching the Light and to discuss her rewarding lifetime as a writer and poet. In Catching the Light, Harjo examines the power of words and how poetry summons us toward justice and healing.

Register here. This program sponsored by the Friends of the Library