In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content:

  • On Learning That My Indian Student Is a Sundancer
  • Honorée Fanonne Jeffers (bio)

chant  good pain  pegsmedicine  chant  hits  fearscreechbird  chant  songroot  chant   fruit  billie'stree  chantyou tell  piercing   daysdays  days  daysi want  i want  grandmothercherokee  story  she stayedlost  georgia  here  hidingblack man  husband  childorblues trail  oklahoma  she walkedblack man  husband  childnewborn  here  behindblood  grandmother  therescreams  frontieryes  lowdown  yes  sunpegs  ripping  sound  gunsprayer  sigh  chant  prayertobacco  prayer  chant [End Page 161] i know  too lategrandmother  i don'ther name  her name  her namegrandmother  sayprairieorred clay  she knew  feverhawkhoof  children  saychant  tea   love  holymother  blind eyes  kissdark  way  mark   she knew

Honorée Fanonne Jeffers

Honorée Fanonne Jeffers’s latest book is Outlandish Blues (Wesleyan, 2003). Her poems have appeared in American Poetry Review, Callaloo, Kenyon Review, and Prairie Schooner. A native Southerner, she now lives on the prairie, where she is Assistant Professor of English at the University of Oklahoma.



Additional Information

Print ISSN
pp. 161-162
Launched on MUSE
Open Access
Back To Top

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Without cookies your experience may not be seamless.