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Title The stories that shape us : contemporary women write about the West : an anthology / edited by Teresa Jordan and James R. Hepworth.

Imprint New York : Norton, c1995.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    STORIES    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 396 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents Skookum. Dear Uncle Vince / Shannon Applegate -- Poetry and prejudice / Judith Barrington -- All but the waltz. The unwanted child / Mary Clearman Blew -- Lessons in silence / Judy Blunt -- Lakota woman. Civilize them with a stick / Mary Crow Dog -- How does the dance begin? / Judith Freeman -- Born fi' dead. The harder they fall / Laurie Gunst -- Bloodlines. Transitions / Janet Campbell Hale -- Land circle. Why one peaceful woman carries a pistol / Linda Hasselstrom -- Episodes from Farewell to Manzanar / Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston -- Riding the white horse home. Bones / Teresa Jordan --
The woman warrior. A song for a barbarian reed pipe / Maxine Hong Kingston -- Porcupine dusk / Page Lambert -- Banning writ large / Patricia Nelson Limerick -- Waist-high in the west / Nancy Mairs -- Through dreams and shadows / Joanne Mulcahy -- Dakota. Getting to hope / Kathleen Norris -- Growing up game / Brenda Peterson -- Hoyt Street. Coming of age / Mary Helen Ponce -- Songs of the fluteplayer. Illegal aliens / Sharmon Apt Russell -- Nana / Maxine Scates -- The delicacy and strength of lace. Roosters and the power of love / Leslie Marmon Silko -- Sister-wife / Dorothy Allred Solomon -- The city I colored white / Kathleen Tyau -- Black women and the wilderness / Evelyn C. White -- An unspoken hunger. The village watchman / Terry Tempest Williams.
Subject Women authors, American -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
Women authors, American -- Biography.
Women -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.
Authorship.
West (U.S.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
West (U.S.) -- Biography.
Added Author Jordan, Teresa.
Hepworth, James, 1948-
ISBN 0393037231 : $23.00

 
    
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