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Tulsa LitFest

Event Date: 
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
B.S. Roberts Room (North Hall)
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Tulsa LitFest Event

  • Heid E. Erdrich, Ojibwe citizen enrolled at Turtle Mountain, is the author of five poetry collections, most recently CURATOR OF EPHEMERA AT THE NEW MUSEUM FOR ARCHAIC MEDIA. Her landmark 2018 anthology, NEW POETS OF NATIVE NATIONS, collects poems by twenty-one Indigenous writers whose first books were published after 2000.
  • Sly Alley writes both poetry and short fiction, and his works have appeared in THE MUSE and DRAGON POST REVIEW. He has presented at the Howlers and Yawpers Creativity Symposium, the Woody Guthrie Festival, and Poetry at The Paramount. He writes on a Royal typewriter in his fortified shack in Tecumseh.
  • Lindsey Claire Smith, Associate Professor of English and American Indian Studies at OSU, and Julie Pearson Little Thunder, writer and director of OSU's Oklahoma Native Artists Oral History Project, will moderate the discussion.

This event will take place in the OSU-Tulsa B.S. Roberts Room and is sponsored by the Center for Poets and Writers at OSU-Tulsa, American Indian Quarterly Journal, and PEN America.

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