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Title Women in the trees : U.S. women's short stories about battering and resistance, 1839-1994 / edited by Susan Koppelman.

Imprint Boston : Beacon Press, c1996.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    WOMEN    Available
 PAS Central Library Fiction, Short Stories    S WOM    Available
Description xxxi, 301 p. ; 23 cm.
Note "Published under the auspices of the Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-301).
Contents A new home, who'll follow? / Caroline Kirkland -- Slavery's pleasant homes / Lydia Maria Child -- A Dorlesky-Burpy family story / Marietta Holley -- Jack the fisherman / Elizabeth Stuart Phelps -- In Sabine / Kate Chopin -- Tony's wife / Alice Dunbar-Nelson -- The quiet woman / Mary Heaton Vorse -- The gold vanity set / MarĂ­a Cristina Mena -- A jury of her peers / Susan Glaspell -- Sweat / Zora Neale Hurston -- Hattie Turner versus Hattie Turner / Fannie Furst -- Pre-Freudian / Dorothy Canfield -- This brown house / Hisaye Yamamoto -- That she would dance no more / Jean Wheeler Smith -- To be a man / Ann Allen Shockley -- After Saturday nite comes Sunday / Sonia Sanchez -- The day my father tried to kill us / Pat Staten -- Las dos hermanas / Rosalie Otero Peralta -- Bertha Schneiders existential edge / Andrea Dworkin -- Ghosts like them / Shirley Ann Taggart -- Woman waiting for train at dusk / Constance Pierce -- "I don't believe this" / Merrill Joan Gerber -- Minerva writes poems ; Linoleum roses / Sandra Cisneros -- Noises / Jane Bradley -- If if weren't for the honeysuckle... / Estela Portillo Trambley -- Women in the trees / Pat Murphy -- The man who loved his wife / Janet LaPierre -- Wild turkeys / Beth Brant -- Happy ending / Barbara Harman.
Subject Abused women -- United States -- Fiction.
Man-woman relationships -- United States -- Fiction.
Short stories, American.
American fiction -- Women authors.
Added Author Koppelman, Susan.
Unitarian Universalist Association
ISBN 0807067776 : $16.00

 
    
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