AZ – Saad Lá Tah Hózhóón: A
Collection of Diné Poetry is brought to press by Flagstaff, AZ – based
publisher Salina Bookshelf, Inc. Author Rex Lee Jim is Diné (Navajo) and this
collection of poetry reflects his life, language, and culture.
Rex Lee Jim weaves language and culture into contemporary landscape creating a
collection of poetry that teaches readers about himself, his people, his land,
and his language. Written in Diné Bizaad and English, this collection contains
30 poems that will catch the imagination of the reader and the heart of those
who know the land’s language.
Saad Lá Tah Hózhóón: A Collection of Diné Poetry is available in paperback and priced at $17.95. The ISBN# is: 9781893354-14-2. To purchase, visit https://www.salinabookshelf.com/product/saadlatahhozhoon/
Lee Jim was born and raised in Rock Point, Arizona on the Navajo Nation
Reservation. He is born of the Red House People and Born for the Red Streak
Running into Water People. His Maternal Grandfather is of the Towering House
People while his Paternal grandfather is of the Mexican People. He is a former
Vice president of the Navajo Nation, a poet, a playwright, and Medicine Man. He
was graduated from the Colorado Rocky Mountain School in Carbondale,
Colorado. He attended Princeton University, Middlebury Bread Loaf School
of English, and its Oxford University campus in England. As a poet and
playwright, he is fluent and literate in Navajo, English, and Spanish, all of
which his works are published in. He currently resides in his original hometown
Rock Point, Arizona.