Native American Authors
Rita Joe , 1931-2007
Awards and HonorsNova Scotia Writers Federation prize
Order of Canada
Online resources by or about Rita Joe:The Poetry of Rita Joe
Author: Michael Sack
Description: Biographical information about Joe, along with the text of several poems.
Author: Rita Joe
Description: Rita Joe's web site includes a biography, contact information, and descriptions of her publications.
Windspeak People of Honour: Rita Joe
Author: Aboriginal Multi-Media Society
Description: A profile of Rita Joe, titled "Poet conquers hearts with kindness".
Books by Rita Joe:Joe, Rita. Lnu and Indians we're called
Charlottetown : Ragweed Press, 1991.
Joe, Rita. Song of Rita Joe : autobiography of a Mi'kmaq poet
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 1996.
Joe, Rita. We are the dreamers : recent and early poetry
Wreck Cove, N.S. : Breton Books, 1999.
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