• Address 720 East Locust Street | Milwaukee, WI 53212
  • Phone 414.263.5001
  • Hours Tue-Fri 11-8pm | Sat-Sun 12-5pm | Closed Mon
  • Hours Tue-Fri 11-8pm, Sat-Sun 12-5pm, Closed Mon
Event Calendar
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exhibitions
December 15 - Jan 28

Text, Textile, Exile: Works by Maria Damon

performances
December 21

Formation Series: Trench & Tontine Ensemble

special events
January 27 -28

24th Annual Poetry Marathon & Benefit

Archived readings & workshops
Sep 29 September 29 - September 30
10:00am, $10 | FREE for those who pledge a reader for $35 or more

 

Mark your calendars for a special series of events with Navajo Nation Poet Laureate, Laura Tohe, sponsored by the Milwaukee Native American Literary Cooperative (MNALC).

 

Code Talker Stories: A Conversation with Laura Tohe, Navajo Nation Poet Laureate

Thursday, September 29 | 12 PM

UWM in Union 191

 

Poetry Reading: Laura Tohe

Thursday, September 29 |  7 PM

at Woodland Pattern Book Center

720 E. Locust St.

$8 General | $7 Students & Seniors | $6 WPBC Members

 

Craft Talk w/ Laura Tohe

Friday, September 30 | 11 AM

UWM in Greene Hall

 


Laura Tohe is a scholar and poet. She is the current Navajo Nation Poet Laureate and a professor of English at Arizona State University. She has published numerous poems, stories, essays, and interviews, including the 2001 essay, “There Is No Word for Feminism in My Language." Her book publications include, Code Talker Stories (2012), Tseyi, Deep in the Rock (2005), and a co-edited collection with Heid Erdrich, Sister Nations: Native American Women Writers on Community (2002).​

 

Made possible with generous support from the National Endowment for the Arts.