Tucson Festival of Books

Iconic Southwest Poets in Conversation


Iconic Indigenous poets Simon J. Ortiz and Ofelia Zepeda discuss their poetic journeys.


Panelist
Simon Ortiz

Simon J. Ortiz (Acoma Pueblo) is a poet, fiction writer, essayist and storyteller and a retired Regents Professor of English and American Indian Studies at Arizona State University. Ortiz is the author of "Out There Somewhere," "Men on the Moon: Collected Short Stories," "After and Before the Lightning," "Woven Stone" and "From Sand Creek....


Book:
Light as Light
Poems
Simon Ortiz
Poetry
University of Arizona Press
December 2023
ISBN 9780816550241
168 pages
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