Fri, 03/07/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Joy Harjo, American Poet, Musician, Activist
Bread and Roses welcomes Joy Harjo, poet, musician, and activist.
Joy Harjo speaks with Bread and Roses about her upcoming performance at the Pacific Northwest College of Art on Wednesday, March 12th at 6:30 PM. She discusses the new musical she is writing, the kinship between poetry and music, overcoming fear, experiencing voicelessness in feminist/white privileged settings, and creating community among Indigenous women.
Produced by Leigh Anne Kranz and Delphine Criscenzo
About Joy Harjo
Joy Harjo was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma and is a member of the Mvskoke Nation. She just published her memoir, Crazy Brave, detailing her journey to becoming a poet.