First artist-in-residence named for Tulsa’s Bob Dylan Center

TULSA, Okla. — U.S. Poet Laureate Joy Harjo has been named the first artist-in-residence for the Bob Dylan Center, which is expected to open to the public May 10 in downtown Tulsa.

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Harjo, a Tulsa native and citizen of the Muscogee Nation, says it will be a six-year position. She will be present educational programs, live performances and curate special exhibitions at the center during that time.

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Announced today: I am the first Bob Dylan Artist-in-Residence, a six-year position. The Bob Dylan Center will open in...

Posted by Joy Harjo on Wednesday, January 19, 2022