When the Light of the World Was Subdued, Our Songs Came Through: A Norton Anthology of Native Nations Poetry

Jennifer Elise Foerster (With) Leanne Howe (With)
& 1 more
Available

Product Details

Price
$19.95  $18.35
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Publish Date
August 25, 2020
Pages
496
Dimensions
6.1 X 9.1 X 1.3 inches | 1.32 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780393356809

Earn by promoting books

Earn money by sharing your favorite books through our Affiliate program.

Become an affiliate

About the Author

Jennifer Elise Foerster is the author of Bright Raft in the Afterweather. She lives in California.
LeAnne Howe is the author, most recently, of Savage Conversations. She teaches at the University of Georgia - Athens.

Joy Harjo is an internationally renowned performer and writer of the Muscogee Creek Nation and was named United States Poet Laureate in 2019. The author of eight books of poetry and a memoir, Crazy Brave, her many honors include the Jackson Poetry Prize, the Ruth Lilly Prize, a Guggenheim Fellowship, the Josephine Miles Poetry Award, the William Carlos Williams Award, and the American Indian Distinguished Achievement in the Arts Award. She lives in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where she is a Tulsa Artist Fellow.

Reviews

This anthology is revelatory and stunning.... It shows the remarkable strength and diversity of Native poetry, which vitalizes all of American poetry. It is essential reading.--Arthur Sze, National Book Award-winning author of Sight Lines