February 1, 2022
Esther G. Belin, co-editor of The Diné Reader: An Anthology of Navajo Literature, was featured in the sixth and final episode of Season Two of The Empty Chair from PEN South Africa.
The conversation included PEN South Africa president Nadia Davids and Toni Giselle Stuart, a South African poet, performer and educator. Her work includes Krotoa-Eva’s Suite in collaboration with filmmaker Kurt Orderson; I Come to My Body as a Question with dotdotdot dance and forgetting. and memory with vangile gantsho & Vusumzi Ngxande.
Belin, a citizen of the Navajo Nation and lives on the Colorado side of the 4 corners region, has two poetry collections, From the Belly of My Beauty, and Of Cartography, all published by the University of Arizona Press.
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