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Jenn Givhan

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Jenn Givhan
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Jenn Givhan is the author of Rosa’s Einstein (University of Arizona Press, 2019). A National Endowment for the Arts grant recipient, she lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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I’ve pulled from my throat birdsong like tin-
sheeted lullaby [its vicious cold        its hoax of wings]
the rest of us forest folk       dark angels chafing rabbits-
foot for luck     thrum-necked     wear the face of
nothing       we’ve changed       the Zodiac & I
have refused a little
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