Director’s Choice: Leslie Marmon Silko

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Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 6:00pm
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Director’s Choice Voca Watch Parties

Director’s Choice presents historic readings from the University of Arizona Poetry Center’s extensive audiovisual archive Voca, as selected by past and present leadership of the Center, including Gail Browne, Alison Hawthorne Deming, Tyler Meier, and Frances Sjoberg. To join the listening party, please visit the calendar event for each reading at

This reading from Leslie Marmon Silko was originally given on Nov. 17th, 1974. Silko reads extensively from her second collection Storyteller, mixing poetry and prose. Silko would go on to become an inaugural winner of the MacArthur Awards and celebrated as one of the most important voices of her generation.