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She Had Some Horses

Poems

Joy Harjo

Paperback

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Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (11/1/2005)

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. 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.

W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393334210, 96pp.

Publication Date: December 17, 2008



About the Author

Joy Harjo is a member of the Muscogee Creek Nation. She is the author of nine poetry collections, most recently An American Sunrise, and a memoir, Crazy Brave. Named Poet Laureate of the United States in 2019, she lives in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where she is a Tulsa Artist Fellow.