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Carving Hawk: New and Selected Poems 1956-2000

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Five decades of work are reflected in this expansive collection. Beginning with Kenny’s earliest work and continuing with poems from his next eighteen books, many long out of print, the book follows the career of this renowned Native American writer. Also included are thirty new and uncollected poems.

Maurice Kenny is visiting professor at the State University of New York a
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Paperback, 256 pages
Published April 1st 2002 by White Pine Press
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Maurice Kenny, Mohawk, was born in Watertown, NY.
Maurice's work has been published in almost 100 journals, including special issues, especially on Native American writing.
In 2000, Maurice received the Elder Recognition Award from the Wordcraft Circle of Native Writers. In 1996 On Second Thought was a finalist for the Oklahoma Book Award in fiction.
Maurice's book of poems, "Blackrobe : Isaac Jogues
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