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Poet Warrior: An Evening with Joy Harjo
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Wake Forest welcomes Joy Harjo, U.S Poet Laureate and renowned performer and writer of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation to host a public poetry performance in Wait Chapel.
In 2019, Joy Harjo was appointed the 23rd United States Poet Laureate, the first Native American to hold the position and only the second person to serve three terms in the role.
Joy Harjo will be visiting Wake Forest University to facilitate a 3-Day Student Writing Workshop and lead an evening poetry reading that is open to the public. This public performance will be on January 26, 2022 at 7 PM in Wait Chapel. Following her performance, Joy Harjo will be hosting a book signing.
This event is free and open to the public but registration is required. Event date and details are subject to change, including cancellation. WFU COVID Protocols will be enforced.
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Wake Forest University
1834 Wake Forest Road