Monday, December 13, 2010

Best Poetry Books of 2010 - Tiffany Midge

Tiffany Midge's selections:

Museum of False Starts by Chip Livingston (Gival Press)

Fried Fish and Flour Biscuits by Molly McGlennen (Salt Publishing)

Drangonfly Dance by Denise Lajimodiere (Birchbark Books)

What Lasts by Jennifer Greene (Foothills Publishing)

Horse Tracks by Henry Real Bird (Lost Horse Press)

Car Stealer by Susan Deer Cloud (Foothills Publishing)

Beautiful in the Mouth by Keetje Kuipers (BOA Editions)

Beautiful Country by Robert Wrigley (Red Room)


New Poets of the American West edited by Lowell Jaeger

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Tiffany Midge's book, Outlaws, Renegades and Saints: Diary of a Mixed-up Halfbreed won the Diane Decorah Memorial Poetry Prize, and her chapbook Guiding the Stars to Their Campfire, Driving the Salmon to Their Beds was published by Gazoobi Tales. She is a member of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and grew up in the Pacific Northwest. Tiffany holds an MFA from the University of Idaho. She keeps the online blog UGH featuring Indigenous literature reviews and announcements.

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