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Product Description: A long-awaited poetry collection by one of our most essential Native American voices.In these poems, the joys and struggles of the everyday are played against the grinding politics of being human. Beginning in a hotel room in the dark of a distant city, we travel through history and follow the memory of the Trail of Tears from the bend in the Tallapoosa River to a place near the Arkansas River...read more

Hardcover:

9780393248500 | W W Norton & Co Inc, September 28, 2015, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A long-awaited poetry collection by one of our most essential Native American voices.

Paperback:

9780440206477, titled "Demonic Mnemonics" | Reprint edition (Dell Pub Co, July 1, 1990), cover price $5.95 | also contains Demonic Mnemonics | About this edition: Battle no more with the spelling of the English language by subduing the tricky word demons that lurk in every paragraph.

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Product Description: Joy Harjo is a “poet-healer-philosopher-saxophonist,” and one of the most powerful Native American voices of her generation. She has spent the past two decades exploring her place in poetry, music, dance/performance, and art. Soul Talk, Song Language gathers together in one complete collection many of these explorations and conversations...read more

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9780819574183 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, September 24, 2013, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Joy Harjo is a “poet-healer-philosopher-saxophonist,” and one of the most powerful Native American voices of her generation.

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Product Description: A “raw and honest” (Los Angeles Review of Books) memoir from the first Native American Poet Laureate of the United States.In this transcendent memoir, grounded in tribal myth and ancestry, music and poetry, Joy Harjo details her journey to becoming a poet...read more

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9780393345438 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, July 29, 2013), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A “raw and honest” (Los Angeles Review of Books) memoir from the first Native American Poet Laureate of the United States.

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Product Description: A spiritual coming-of-age memoir from a poet praised for her "breathtaking complex witness and world-remaking language" (Adrienne Rich). In this transcendent memoir, grounded in tribal myth and ancestry, music and poetry, Joy Harjo, one of our leading Native American voices, details her journey to becoming a poet...read more

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9780393073461 | W W Norton & Co Inc, July 9, 2012, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A spiritual coming-of-age memoir from a poet praised for her "breathtaking complex witness and world-remaking language" (Adrienne Rich).

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Product Description: A new edition of the beloved volume by Joy Harjo, one of our foremost Native American poets. First published in 1983 and now considered a classic, She Had Some Horses is a powerful exploration of womanhood's most intimate moments...read more

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9780393334210 | W W Norton & Co Inc, November 30, 2008, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A new edition of the beloved volume by Joy Harjo, one of our foremost Native American poets.

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Product Description: Blue Mesa Review Issue 18 celebrates the start-up of the University of New Mexico's Master of Fine Arts program with a move to semi-annual publication and two exciting new sections: Foreign Translations and Local Venues. Also included are fiction, poetry, nonfiction, book reviews, and an interview with Native American poet, novelist, and critic Gerald Vizenor...read more
By Joy Harjo (editor), Jonathan Heinen (editor), Christopher Jones (editor) and Julie Shigekuni (editor)

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9781885290182 | Blue Mesa Review, August 30, 2006, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Blue Mesa Review Issue 18 celebrates the start-up of the University of New Mexico's Master of Fine Arts program with a move to semi-annual publication and two exciting new sections: Foreign Translations and Local Venues.

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A collection of poems explore the Native American experience at the beginning of the twenty-first century.
By Joy Harjo (introduced by) and Sara Littlecrow-russell

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9780816525355 | Univ of Arizona Pr, August 28, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A collection of poems explore the Native American experience at the beginning of the twenty-first century.

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Product Description: In this powerful collection of poetry, Creek Indian Joy Harjo explores womanhood's most intimate moments. Professor, poetry award winner, performer, and former member of the National Council on the Arts, Harjo’s prose speaks of women's despair, of their imprisonment and ruin at the hands of men and society, but also of their awakenings, power, and love...read more

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9781560258308 | Thunder''s Mouth Pr, January 9, 2006, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: In this powerful collection of poetry, Creek Indian Joy Harjo explores womanhood's most intimate moments.
9781560251194 | Thunder''s Mouth Pr, May 1, 1997, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Poems deal with fear, death, nature, dreams, identity, human relationships, memory, and awareness
9780938410065 | Thunder''s Mouth Pr, November 1, 1982, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Poems deal with fear, death, nature, dreams, identity, human relationships, memory, and awareness

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Product Description: Over a quarter-century's work from the 2003 winner of the Arrell Gibson Award for Lifetime Achievement. This collection gathers poems from throughout Joy Harjo's twenty-eight-year career, beginning in 1973 in the age marked by the takeover at Wounded Knee and the rejuvenation of indigenous cultures in the world through poetry and music...read more

Hardcover:

9780393051018 | W W Norton & Co Inc, August 1, 2002, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Presents a collection of poems that reflect the author's progression through her Native American life as a member of the Muscogee Nation.

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9780393325348 | W W Norton & Co Inc, January 1, 2004, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Over a quarter-century's work from the 2003 winner of the Arrell Gibson Award for Lifetime Achievement.

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The poet author of The Woman Who Fell from the Sky draws on her own Native American heritage in a collection of lyrical poetry that explores the cruelties and tragedies of history and the redeeming miracles of human kindness. Reprint. (view table of contents)

Paperback:

9780393320961 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, March 1, 2001), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The poet author of The Woman Who Fell from the Sky draws on her own Native American heritage in a collection of lyrical poetry that explores the cruelties and tragedies of history and the redeeming miracles of human kindness.

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Product Description: Star QuiltThese are notes to lightning in my bedroom. A star forged from linen thread and patches. Purple, yellow, red like diamond suckers, childrenof the star gleam on sweaty nights. The quilt unfolds against sheets, moving, warm clouds of Chinook...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Joy Harjo (foreword by), Ernest Whiteman (illustrator) and Roberta Hill Whiteman

Paperback:

9780930100964 | Holy Cow Pr, February 1, 2001, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Star QuiltThese are notes to lightning in my bedroom.

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Because her good luck cat Woogie has already used up eight of his nine lives in narrow escapes from disaster, a Native American girl worries when he disappears.
By Joy Harjo and Paul Lee (illustrator)

School and Library:

9780152321970 | Houghton Mifflin, April 1, 2000, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Because her good luck cat Woogie has already used up eight of his nine lives in narrow escapes from disaster, a Native American girl worries when he disappears.

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The poet author of The Woman Who Fell from the Sky draws on her own Native American heritage in a collection of lyrical poetry that explores the cruelties and tragedies of history and the redeeming miracles of human kindness. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780393047905 | W W Norton & Co Inc, February 1, 2000, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The poet author of The Woman Who Fell from the Sky draws on her own Native American heritage in a collection of lyrical poetry that explores the cruelties and tragedies of history and the redeeming miracles of human kindness.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781574531497 | Audio Literature, October 1, 1999, cover price $11.95

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Product Description: "A collection of important, eloquent, and often mesmerizing writings by American Indian Women. . . . A profoundly moving statement of resilience and renewal."―San Francisco Chronicle This long-awaited anthology celebrates the experience of Native American women and is at once an important contribution to our literature and an historical document...read more

Paperback:

9780393318289 | W W Norton & Co Inc, September 1, 1998, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: "A collection of important, eloquent, and often mesmerizing writings by American Indian Women.

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A remarkable anthology of writings by Native American women features a rich variety of poetry, fiction, memoir, and prayer by Louise Erdrich, Leslie Silko, Janet Campbell Hale, Wilma Mankiller, Linda Hogan, Winona LaDuke, and many others. Tour. (view table of contents)
By Gloria Bird (editor), Patricia Blanco (editor), Beth Cuthand (editor), Joy Harjo (editor) and Valerie Martinez (editor)

Hardcover:

9780393040296 | W W Norton & Co Inc, May 1, 1997, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Features poetry, fiction, and other writings by Native American women

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The author draws on her Native American heritage to offer poems combining elements of storytelling, prayer, and song

Hardcover:

9780393037159 | Har/cas edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, December 1, 1994), cover price $21.00 | About this edition: The author draws on her Native American heritage to offer poems combining elements of storytelling, prayer, and song

Paperback:

9780393313628 | W W Norton & Co Inc, August 1, 1996, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The author draws on her Native American heritage to offer poems combining elements of storytelling, prayer, and song

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Product Description: With the recently-published The Woman Who Fell from the Sky, Joy Harjo has emerged as one of the most powerful Native American voices of her generation. Over the past two decades, Harjo has refined and perfected a unique poetic voice that speaks her multifaceted experience as Native American, woman and Westerner in twentieth-century society...read more

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9780472065813 | Univ of Michigan Pr, December 1, 1995, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: With the recently-published The Woman Who Fell from the Sky, Joy Harjo has emerged as one of the most powerful Native American voices of her generation.

Poems deal with mortality, the past, violence, love, obsession, nature, travel, memory, desire, and myths

Hardcover:

9780819521804 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, April 1, 1990, cover price $22.50

Paperback:

9780819511829 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, March 1, 1990, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Poems deal with mortality, the past, violence, love, obsession, nature, travel, memory, desire, and myths

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Product Description: "My house is the red earth; it could be the center of the world." This is Navajo country, a land of mysterious and delicate beauty. "Stephen Strom's photographs lead you to that place," writes Joy Harjo. "The camera eye becomes a space you can move through into the powerful landscapes that he photographs...read more

Paperback:

9780816511136 | Univ of Arizona Pr, August 1, 1989, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: "My house is the red earth; it could be the center of the world.

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Paperback:

9780918408167 | Reed Cannon & Johnson Pub, June 1, 1979, cover price $5.95

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