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LBCC Albany Campus Library PS3558.A62423 I6 1990 (Text) 38813001238262 Stacks Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0819521809
  • ISBN: 9780819521804
  • ISBN: 081951182X
  • ISBN: 9780819511829
  • Physical Description: print
    65 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, ©1990.

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General Note: Some of the poems appeared originally in the Anthology of contemporary Arizona Indian literature, and others.
American Book Award, 1991
Mountains & Plains Book Award, 1991.
Formatted Contents Note: Grace -- The wars. Deer dancer -- Fro Anna Mae Pictou Aquash -- We must call a meeting -- Strange fruit -- Trickster -- Autobiography -- Fury of rain -- Resurrection -- Legacy -- Mercy -- Bird -- The bloodletting -- Unmailed letter -- The real revolution is love -- Mad love. Deer ghost -- Song for the deer and myself to return on -- Javelina -- Rainy dawn -- Crystal Lake -- A hard rain -- Summer night -- Bleed through -- Blue elliptic -- Healing animal -- Rainy night -- City of fire -- Santa Fe -- Climbing the streets of Worcester, Mass. -- A winning hand -- Day of the dead -- Crossing water -- Original memory -- If I think you again -- Nine lives -- We encounter Nat King Cole as we invent the future -- Desire -- Hieroglyphic -- The book of myths -- Death is a woman -- Transformations -- Nine below -- Heartshed -- Eagle poem.
Awards Note:
American Book Award, 1991
Mountains & Plains Book Award, 1991.
Subject: Indians of North America Poetry
Genre: War poetry.
Love poetry.
Poetry.