Tracy K. Smith with Joy Harjo


photo of Tracy K. Smith with Joy Harjo
Tracy K. Smith

Tracy K. Smith was appointed the 22nd United States poet laureate in 2017 and was reappointed for a second term in 2018. During her first term, Smith gave readings and led discussions as a part of...

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photo of Tracy K. Smith with Joy Harjo
Joy Harjo

Joy Harjo is a poet, writer, performer, playwright, and saxophone player. She was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in 1951 and is a member of the Mvskoke/Creek Nation. She came to New Mexico to attend the...

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