Joy Harjo is a member of the Muscogee Creek Nation. She is the author of nine poetry collections, most recently An American Sunrise, and a memoir, Crazy Brave. Named Poet Laureate of the United States in 2019, she lives in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where she is a Tulsa Artist Fellow.
"Joy Harjo's elision of poetry, song, activism, movement, lament
and prophecy imbues the collection with an exhilarating
" -- The Poetry Review