Poetics and Politics Reading: Simon J. Ortiz

Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
UA Poetry Center 1508 E. Helen Street Tucson, AZ 85721

The Poetics and Politics of Water, a series curated by the American Indian Studies Program and the Department of English at the UA, presents Simon J. Ortiz, who will read from his work. After the reading there will be a short Q&A session and a book signing.

Simon J. Ortiz—poet, fiction writer, essayist, and storyteller—is a member of the Acoma Pueblo Nation. He is author of Woven Stone, Speaking for the Generations, After and Before the Lightning, Beyond the Reach of Time and Change, from Sand Creek, Out There Somewhere, The Good Rainbow Road, The People Shall Continue, and other books.