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Poet Joy Harjo describes the importance of the new Bob Dylan Center

Joy Harjo, the artist-in-residence for the new Bob Dylan Center, is the guest on the Goldmine Podcast. Harjo explains the importance of the May 2022 opening of the Bob Dylan Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Bob Dylan (1963, photo by Don Hunstein), the new Bob Dylan Center and Joy Harjo..Photos courtesy of BDC publicity.

Bob Dylan (1963, photo by Don Hunstein), the new Bob Dylan Center and Joy Harjo..Photos courtesy of BDC publicity.

This episode's guest will be U. S. Poet Laureate Joy Harjo, who is the first Artist-In-Residence for the new Bob Dylan Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma, which will have its grand opening to the public on May 10, 2022, Harjo, a Tulsa native and writer/performer for the Muscogee (Creek) Nation, will produce educational programs and schedule live performances for the Center, as well as curate special exhibitions. The Center will contain the Bob Dylan archives, which is a collection of more than 100,000 items spanning the songwriter's entire career. Harjo will explain the opening of the Bob Dylan Center in more detail and ultimately its importance on creative learning on this episode of the Goldmine Podcast.

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