Patti Smith is a writer, artist, and performer. Her seminal album, Horses, was followed by ten releases. Smith has received numerous awards in appreciation of her contributions as an artist and activist. Smith’s #1 New York Times Bestseller Just Kids was awarded the 2010 National Book Award for non-fiction. She is also the author of M Train, Woolgathering, The Coral Sea, and Auguries of Innocence.