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First published in 1983 and now considered a classic, She Had Some Horses is a powerful exploration of womanhood's most intimate moments. Joy Harjo's poems speak of women's despair, of their imprisonment and ruin at the hands of men and society, but also of their awakenings, power, and love.

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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.

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A new edition of the beloved volume by Joy Harjo, one of our foremost Native American poets.

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A new edition of the beloved volume byJoy Harjo,one of our foremostNative American poets.

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First published in 1983 and now considered a classic, She Had Some Horsesis a powerful exploration of womanhood's most intimate moments. Joy Harjo's poems speak of women's despair, of their imprisonment and ruin at the hands of men and society, but also of their awakenings, power, and love.

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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 of their imprisonment and ruin at the hands of men and society, but also of their awakenings, power, and love.

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Joy Harjo lives in Honolulu, Hawaii, and travels the United States playing saxophone with her band.

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M F Hadley, March 3, 2010 (view all comments by M F Hadley)
Joy Harjo understands the challenges that life throws at women in general and Native women in particular. In this amazing collection of poetry, Joy Harjo evokes a sense of resilience and beauty that makes me want to cry out in empathy. This book moved me and gave me a new understanding of what it is to be female in this world.
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ISBN:
9780393334210
Author:
Harjo, Joy
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
General Poetry
Subject:
American - Native American
Subject:
Single Author / American
Subject:
General-General
Publication Date:
20081231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
8 x 6 in

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Product details 80 pages W. W. Norton & Company - English 9780393334210 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , 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.
"Synopsis" by , A new edition of the beloved volume by Joy Harjo, one of our foremost Native American poets.
"Synopsis" by , A new edition of the beloved volume byJoy Harjo,one of our foremostNative American poets.
"Synopsis" by , First published in 1983 and now considered a classic, She Had Some Horsesis a powerful exploration of womanhood's most intimate moments. Joy Harjo's poems speak of women's despair, of their imprisonment and ruin at the hands of men and society, but also of their awakenings, power, and love.
"Synopsis" by , 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 of their imprisonment and ruin at the hands of men and society, but also of their awakenings, power, and love.
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