Heid E. Erdrich writes, teaches, and collaborates with other artists across genres.  She is author of four poetry collections, most recently Cell Traffic: New and Selected Poems. A recipient of awards from The Loft Literary Center, the Archibald Bush Foundation, Minnesota State Arts Board, and First People’s Fund, among other honors, Heid won a Minnesota Book Award for  National Monuments in 2009.  She is a 2013 Artist of the Year honoree from City Pages Minneapolis. Heid’s newest book Original Local: Indigenous Foods Stories and Recipes from the Upper Midwest was a 2014 City Pages Top 10 Food Book  BUY SIGNED COPIES HERE

MARCH is here and now I can tell you what I am up to for APRIL!
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April 1–Curating/Collaborating “Asynchronous Reading,” an exhibit featuring visual art and text by LOUISE ERDRICH and collaborators @ Bockley Gallery in Minneapolis. Exhibit runs through April 18. Details TBA.
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April 3-4–Featured Reader at the Scissortail Creative Writing Festival in Ada, Oklahoma

April 8–I get to emcee the AWP Women’s Caucus Reading featuring…
JOY HARJO & NATALIE DIAZ !!!
(at Augsburg College Satern Auditorium, Minneapolis 7:30 p.m. FREE)

April 9-Reading (8. p.m.) Race, History and the Body: A Reading with Aimee Suzara, Heid E. Erdrich and Matthew Shenoda
at Pangea World Theater. Cost: $8 suggested donation

NOT READING BUT HOW FABULOUS:
April 11–AWP Indigenous Caucus off-site reading at All My Relations Gallery 5-8 (hosts are Linda LeGarde Grover, Bryan Bearhart and Layli Long Soldier)

I’ll post my official AWP events soon-they include poem film premieres! Just thought you might want to save some dates… if you would, thanks.

Please explore this site to learn more about Heid’s work
and to view poem films
THANKS FOR VISITING

 

Books by Heid E. Erdrich

National Monuments

National Monuments

The Mother's Tongue

The Mother’s Tongue

Fishing for Myth

Fishing for Myth

Sister Nations

Sister Nations

Cell Traffic

Cell Traffic

Original Local

Original Local