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How We Became Human: New and Selected Poems 1975-2001

by Joy Harjo

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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. How We Became Human explores its title question in poems of sustaining grace.

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ISBN-13: 9780393325348
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Publication Date: January 17, 2004
Pages: 272