Joy Harjo

Spring 2014


Photo credit: Karen Kuehn

Joy Harjo is a member of the Muskoke (Creek) Nation. She has written seven books of poetry, including She Had Some Horses and The Woman Who Fell From the Sky, two books for children, and a memoir, Crazy Brave, published in 2012. Winner of a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Native Writers Circle of the Americas, a United States Artists award, and the William Carlos Williams Award, she teaches in the American Indian Studies Program at the University of Illinois.

April 23, 7pm – Reading and Book Signing, MLK 225/229
April 24, 3pm – Mt. Pleasant High School

All events are open to the public and wheelchair accessible.