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Special Visit from Layli Long Soldier

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Just Buffalo Writing Center

468 Washington Street

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A special visit from award-winning writer and poet Layli Long Soldier.

Layli Long Soldier is the author of the chapbook Chromosomory (2010) and the full-length collection Whereas (2017), which won the National Books Critics Circle award and was a finalist for the National Book Award. She has been a contributing editor to Drunken Boat and poetry editor at Kore Press; in 2012, her participatory installation, Whereas We Respond, was featured on the Pine Ridge Reservation. In 2015, Long Soldier was awarded a National Artist Fellowship from the Native Arts and Cultures Foundation and a Lannan Literary Fellowship for Poetry. She was awarded a Whiting Writer’s Award in 2016.

Long Soldier is a citizen of the Oglala Lakota Nation and lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Just Buffalo Writing Center 4:30 - 5:30
Date: April 4, 2019

This workshop is FREE, aimed at young students aged 12–18, and limited to 12 participants.

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