Marijo Moore

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MariJo Moore

Marijo Moore is a writer of mixed Cherokee, Dutch and Irish ancestry, who frequently draws upon her Native American roots in her poetry. She won the title of Writer of the Year (2002) by the Wordcraft Circle of Native Writers and Storytellers, one of the most prestigious awards in the Native American literary world.

Moore currently serves as poetry editor for Rapid River Arts and Literature Journal and manages Renegade Planets Publishing, a Native American journal. She has edited several collections, including Eating Fire, Tasting Blood: Breaking the Great Silence of the American Indian Holocaust (2005) and Genocide of the Mind: New Writings by Native Americans (2002).

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