Poet Joy Harjo Shares Words of Celebration and Memory for Thanksgiving

BY Tom LeGro  November 21, 2012 at 3:44 PM EDT

Joy Harjo, who was born into the Muscogee Creek Nation in Oklahoma, describes herself as a poet, musician, dreamer and questioner. Her poem “Perhaps the World Ends Here” is particularly fitting as people gather around the table to celebrate Thanksgiving.

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Related: Joy Harjo Reflects on the ‘Spirit of Poetry’

Joy Harjo

BY Tom LeGro  November 21, 2012 at 3:44 PM EDT

Joy Harjo, who was born into the Muscogee Creek Nation in Oklahoma, describes herself as a poet, musician, dreamer and questioner. Her poem “Perhaps the World Ends Here” is particularly fitting as people gather around the table to celebrate Thanksgiving.

Transcript: Poet Joy Harjo Shares Words of Celebration and Memory for Thanksgiving

Related: Joy Harjo Reflects on the ‘Spirit of Poetry’