Come and hear the acclaimed Native American poet, writer, and artist talk about his highly praised body of work.
Monday, October 29
Klingenstein Lounge, Campus Center
Come and celebrate the speaker series, In My Own Words (sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs), and the kick-off event for Native American Celebration Month.
Eric Gansworth, professor of English at Canisius College, is a renowned writer and artist, with six books to his credit, including Indian Summers, Mending Skins, and Breathing the Monster Alive. He also conceptualized and edited the anthology Sovereign Bones: New Native American Writing.
Gansworth's work is a commentary on the oral tradition existing within Haudenosaunee culture and its fluid nature. See the informative website, which includes some of his work:
For more information contact John Rawlins in the Office of Multicultural Affairs at firstname.lastname@example.org or 274-1692.