Every week, Thomas Kneeland features powerful and original poetry from poets across the world. Produced in Partnership with The Kneeland Center for Poetry, Inc. and The Elevation Review.
Jessica (Tyner) Mehta is a citizen of the Cherokee Nation, interdisciplinary artist, multi-award-winning poet, and author of several books. Place, space, and personal ancestry inform much of her work. She’s also the owner of an award-winning small business. MehtaFor is a writing services company that offers pro bono services to Native Americans and indigenous-serving non-profits.
Her novel, The Wrong Kind of Indian, won gold at the 2019 Independent Publisher Book Awards (IPPYs) and at the American Book Fest Best Book. Mehta’s Savagery won the Reader Literary Review's 2020 award for “most innovative collection of poetry.” Selected Poems: 2000 - 2020 received the 2020 Birdy Prize from Meadowlark Books. Jessica has also received numerous fellowships in recent years, including the Everett Helm Visiting Fellowship at the Lilly Library at Indiana University in Bloomington and the Eccles Centre Visiting Fellowship at The British Library in London.--- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/lkmnds/message
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