Poet Natalie Diaz comes to the festival with an important new collection called "Postcolonial Love Poem," which invites us to see the world through the eyes of our indigenous neighbors. All too often their experiences aren't the ones we are able read about.
|Where:||Nuestras Raíces Stage (Seats 1000) |
|When:||Sun, Mar 7, 2021, 9:00 am - 10:00 am |
|Genres:||Nuestras Raices, Poetry, Southwest Books of the Year|
Natalie Diaz was born and raised in the Fort Mojave Indian Village in Needles, Calif., on the banks of the Colorado River. She is Mojave and an enrolled member of the Gila River Indian Tribe. Her first poetry collection, "When My Brother Was an Aztec," was published by Copper Canyon Press, and her second book, "Postcolonial Love Poem," was published by Graywolf Press in March 2020....