EARS OF CORN: LISTEN
by Max Early
Publisher: Three: a Taos Press
Soft cover, first edition 2014. 97 pages
In Ears of Corn: Listen, renowned Native American potter and poet Max Early gracefully details both the everyday and the extraordinary moments of family and community life, work and art, sadness and celebration, at Laguna Pueblo. Within the four seasons the beauty of Early’s writing beckons the reader to accompany him on the journey between ancient and modern times. Including a Preface by the author, an Introduction by Simon J. Ortiz, and photographs of Early’s family and award-winning art, this debut poetry book is profound in its welcome and its teachings.