Emmylou Harris Honored for Humanitarian Efforts

Emmylou Harris will receive the Patrick J. Leahy Humanitarian Award in recognition of her efforts to focus attention on the plight of landmine survivors worldwide. Harris will receive the award from the Vietnam Veterans of America Foundation during a Nov. 12 charity concert at the Birchmere Music Hall in Washington, D.C., suburb of Alexandria, Va. Performers will include Mary Chapin Carpenter, Guy Clark, Rodney Crowell, Steve Earle, Nanci Griffith, Patty Griffin, Buddy & Julie Miller, Jamie O’Hara and John Prine. 10/9/02