Schlagwort: Joy Harjo

Griffin Poetry Prize Shortlist

TORONTO – April 12, 2016 – Scott Griffin, founder of The Griffin Trust For Excellence In Poetry is pleased to announce the International and Canadian shortlist for this year’s prize. Judges Alice Oswald (UK), Tracy K. Smith (USA) and Adam Sol (Canada) each read…

Best poetry books of 2015

▪ “Conflict Resolution for Holy Beings,” by Joy Harjo (Norton). … She is a member of the Muscogee Creek Nation of Oklahoma and uses her heritage to prove poetry transcends despair. ▪ “Felicity,” by Mary Oliver (Penguin). … ▪ “How to Be Drawn,” by…