Poet Joy Harjo challenges oppression and champions healing

Joy Harjo (Joy Harjo, 2021)

In tumultuous times, to whom do we go for wisdom? In many cultures, poets, elders, and religious figures are sought out in difficult times. Deeply rooted in the values, history, and spirituality of the Native American experience, especially her own Muscogee Creek Nation, U.S. Poet Laureate Joy Harjo has brought her voice as an author, advocate, and poet into dialogue with the complexities of the contemporary world in an effort to bring…

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