Books

Living Nations, Living Words

An Anthology of First Peoples Poetry

Collected and with an Introduction by Joy Harjo, 23rd U.S. Poet Laureate

NORTON Book Shot Living Nations Living Words HARJO 200821 copy

LIVING NATIONS, LIVING WORDS is a powerful, moving anthology that celebrates the breadth of Native poets writing today

June 17, 2021, Albuquerque Journal
June 13, 2021, Red Lake Nation News
June 12, 2021, OPB.org
Literary Arts: The Archive Project

On this episode of Lit­er­ary Arts: The Archive Project,” we fea­ture poet Joy Har­jo. Har­jo became the first Native Amer­i­can Poet Lau­re­ate of the Unit­ed States when she was appoint­ed in 2019, and is cur­rent­ly serv­ing her third term in…

June 12, 2021, The Gazette
University of Iowa International Writing Program to read in support of Myanmar writers, alumni

The Uni­ver­si­ty of Iowa’s Inter­na­tion­al Writ­ing Pro­gram, in col­lab­o­ra­tion with Asia Soci­ety, at 6 p.m. Mon­day will host a free online event to show sup­port for writ­ers — includ­ing IWP alum­ni — who were arrest­ed or killed dur­ing a February…

June 04, 2021, Le Monde des Livres!
May 30, 2021, The Tiki Lounge
The TIki Lounge Remix #228

In the 2nd part of this week’s pro­gram our very spe­cial guest is the cur­rent Poet Lau­re­ate of the Unit­ed States, Native Amer­i­can poet, spo­ken word artist JOY HAR­JO, who is also a jazz sax­o­phon­ist. Plus we lis­ten to a…

May 30, 2021, Metropolitan Library System
5 Ways to Become a Joy Harjo Superfan

It’s real­ly not dif­fi­cult to become a super­fan of Harjo’s work because her work is com­pul­sive­ly read­able. Harjo’s work can eas­i­ly cap­ti­vate your atten­tion while simul­ta­ne­ous­ly reach­ing into your soul and tip­toe­ing into the recess­es of emo­tion you didn’t know…

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