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*Grace* by Joy Harjo | Academy of American Poets


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On Wed, Jun 19, 2019 at 8:50 AM Chanan Mittal <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> *Joy Harjo Named U.S. Poet Laureate *
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> Joy Harjo has championed the art of poetry—‘soul talk’ as she calls it—for
> over four decades,” said Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden in a press
> release. “To her, poems are ‘carriers of dreams, knowledge and wisdom,’ and
> through them she tells an American story of tradition and loss, reckoning
> and myth-making. Her work powerfully connects us to the earth and the
> spiritual world with direct, inventive lyricism that helps us reimagine who
> we are.”
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> https://www.pw.org/content/joy_harjo_named_us_poet_laureate
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