Joy Harjo will be presenting a concert at 7:00 p.m. on October 11th in Froemke Auditorium. The performance is free and open to the public.
Joy Harjo is a member of the Mvskoke Nation. Her seven books of poetry have garnered many awards. Her most recent book is the young adult novel, For a Girl Becoming.
She is also a musician, and in 2009 won a Native American Music Award for Best Female Artist of the Year. She has released four award winning CDs. Her most recent Red Dreams, A Trail Beyond Tears
, is a traditional flute album.
Photo by Paul Abdoo.
Click here to visit her website for more information.