In Support of the Santa Fe Indian School


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Leslie Marmon Silko

Leslie Marmon Silko was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico, of mixed ancestry — Anglo, Mexican, and Native American — and grew up at Laguna Pueblo.  The Pueblo has been home to members...

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Joy Harjo

Joy Harjo was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma and is a member of the Mvskoke (Creek) Tribe. She came to New Mexico to attend the Institute of American Indian Arts where she studied painting and...

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Simon Ortiz

Poet, writer, and storyteller, Simon Ortiz‘s books include Woven Stone, From Sand Creek, and After and Before the Lightning. In the late 1980’s, Mr. Ortiz held official tribal positions as...

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About this Event

Introduction by Walter Dasheno, reading by Simon Ortiz, next reading by Joy Harjo, then reading by Leslie Marmon Silko, followed by conversation with Ortiz, Harjo and Silko.


Audio from this Event

Simon Ortiz reading, introduction by Walter Dasheno | Duration: 24:37 Joy Harjo reading, introduction by Walter Dasheno | Duration: 26:07 Leslie Marmon Silko reading, introduction by Walter Dasheno | Duration: 27:16

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