Illustration by Angela Erdrich

Upcoming Readings & Events

Saturday, October 27 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Texas Book Fest 12pm

NEW POETS OF NATIVE NATIONS with Tacey M. Atsitty and Sy Hoahwah. 

Tacey M. Atsitty, Diné, is Tsénahabiłnii (Sleep Rock People) and born for Ta’neeszahnii (Tangle People) from Cove, AZ. She is a recipient of several awards and prizes. She holds bachelor’s degrees from Brigham Young University and the Institute of American Indian Arts, and an MFA in Creative Writing from Cornell University. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in POETRY Magazine, Kenyon Review Online, Prairie Schooner, Crazyhorse, Literary Hub, New Poets of Native Nations, and other publications. Her first book is Rain Scald (University of New Mexico Press, 2018).

Sy Hoahwah is Yappituka Comanche and Southern Arapaho. His poetry has appeared in numerous publications such as Poetry, World Literature Today, and Florida Review. Sy is the author of poetry collections, Night Cradle (USPOCO Books, 2011) and Velroy and the Madischie Mafia (West End Press, 2009). He is a recipient of the National Endowment for the Arts Literature Fellowship.Austin, TX

Saturday, November 10
Portland Book Festival

NEW POETS OF NATIVE NATIONS with Trevino Brings Plenty, Laura Da’, and Layli Long Solider and Heid E. Erdrich at the Portland Book Festival on November 10.



The 2018 Portland Book Festival will feature 100+ authors presenting on 9 stages, pop-up readings throughout the Portland Art Museum galleries, and 13 writing workshops. The festival includes activities for readers of all ages, an extensive book fair with 80+ vendors, local food trucks, and partner events all weekend long.

Tuesday, November 13 – Friday, November 16
St. Norbert and UW Green Bay
Details to follow
Tuesday, March 5
University of Georgia Athens
Details to follow.UGA
Wednesday, March 27 – Saturday, March 30