Effigies: An Anthology of New Indigenous Writing, Pacific Rim, 2009

by Allison Adelle Hedge Coke

dg nanouk okpik, Cathy Tagnak Rexford, Brandy Nalani McDougall, and Mahealani Perez-Wendt are four exceptional emergingpoets.

  • Paperback
  • Pages: 160 pages
  • Average Rating: 3.93 out of 5
  • Published June 15th 2009 by Salt Publishing
  • Original Title: Effigies: An Anthology of New Indigenous Writing
  • Pacific Rim
  • 2009 (Earthworks)
  • ISBN: 1844714071 (ISBN13: 9781844714070)
  • Edition Language: English
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dg nanouk okpik, Cathy Tagnak Rexford, Brandy Nalani McDougall, and Mahealani Perez-Wendt are four exceptional emerging poets. Their Pacific Rim relationship invited opportunity to publish these four chapbooks in one collected volume. Like effigy earthworks, stone, and bone carvings, the books included in this volume portray representational imagery as testimonies to the stunning spirit, landscapes, and lives from which these poets derive. A significant statement as to the changing state of the world, this collection is a rich pleasure.