Native American musician, poet and activist John Trudell is coming to Portland for two public appearances.

First he'll speak on the subject of “Hemp as Earth Medicine,” in a free talk at Knacka Handcrafted Hemp Gear in Multnomah Village, 7824 S.W. 35th Ave. That takes place on Friday, Sept. 6 at 8 p.m. Seating is limited.

Then Trudell and Bad Dog will perform on Saturday, Sept. 7, at 6 p.m. in Kelly Point Park in Portland.

Trudell is the co-founder of the Hempstead Project with musician Willie Nelson, which is dedicated to raising awareness of the environmental and other benefits of industrial hemp in the U.S.

He was a former leader of the American Indian Movement, and has released several albums and volumes of poety.

For more information:

Steve Law can be reached at 503-546-5139 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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