6:30pm, Open to the public!
*Toni Jensen's Craft Talk "Carry: Violence, Land, and Indigenous Women's Stories" will be held at the UWM Library Special Collections at 2pm.
Reading at Woodland Pattern at 7pm.
*Supported by an award from the William F. Vilas Trust Estate. Co-sponsored by Woodland Pattern Book Center and Special Collections, UWM Libraries.
Toni Jensen’s first story collection is From the Hilltop. Her stories and essays have been published in journals such as Orion, Catapult, and Ecotone and have been anthologized in New Stories from the South, Best of the Southwest, and Best of the West: Stories from the Wide Side of the Missouri, among others. She teaches in the Programs in Creative Writing and Translation at the University of Arkansas and in the low residency MFA Program at the Institute of American Indian Arts. She is Métis.