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Events in the first gesture of Wood Land School: Kahatènhston tsi na’tetiátere ne Iotohrkó: wa tánon Iotohrha


Layli Long Soldier

A Line Through Grief (2017)
Poetry Performance & Installation

Saturday, 18 February, 2017
4 pm — 6 pm

A poetry performance and installation produced especially for Wood Land School: Kahatènhston tsi na’tetiátere ne Iotohrkó: wa tánon Iotohrha


With contribution of butterfly, feathers and stone by Scott Thomas, PhD.

Layli Long Soldier holds a BFA from the Institute of American Indian Arts and an MFA from Bard College. She has served as a contributing editor of Drunken Boat. Her poems have appeared in The American Poet, The American Reader, The Kenyon Review Online, and other publications. She is the recipient of the 2015 NACF National Artist Fellowship, a 2015 Lannan Literary Fellowship, and a 2016 Whiting Award in Poetry. Her work of poetry, WHEREAS, will be published by Graywolf Press this March, 2017. Long Soldier resides in Santa Fe, New Mexico.


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