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A gathering of spirit : a collection by North American Indian women, edited by Beth Brant (Degonwadonti)

Label
A gathering of spirit : a collection by North American Indian women
Title
A gathering of spirit
Title remainder
a collection by North American Indian women
Statement of responsibility
edited by Beth Brant (Degonwadonti)
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The single best source for experiencing the vibrancy and breadth of contemporary Indian women's writing"--Jacket
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810/.8/09287
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS508.I5
LC item number
G27 1988
Literary form
mixed forms
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brant, Beth
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indian women
  • Indians of North America
  • American literature
  • Canadian literature
  • American literature
  • Canadian literature
  • American literature
  • Canadian literature
  • Women
  • Canadian literature (English)
  • Canadian literature (English)
  • Canadian literature (English)
Label
A gathering of spirit : a collection by North American Indian women, edited by Beth Brant (Degonwadonti)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Rockland, Me. : Sinister Wisdom Books, 1984
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 232-234)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The mother of us all / drawing by Jaune Quick-To-See Smith -- Artifact / poem by Edith Purevich -- Owl woman / poem by Amber Coverdale Sumrall -- The one who skins cats / poem by Paula Gunn Allen -- Thanksgiving dinner during pelting season (1957) / poem by Mary Moran -- New shoes / narrative by Linda Hogan -- Blanket shawl / painting by Alice Souligny -- I am not the woman I am / poem by Diane Glancy -- Trading post--Winslow, Arizona / poem by Terri Meyette -- A white man's word / narrative by Debra Swallow -- Letter to the Little Shell / poem by Gretchen Cotrell -- Drawing / by Kawennotakie (Salli Benedict) -- What Frank, Martha and I know about the desert / poem by Alice Sadongei -- To the spirit of Monahsetah / poem by Charlotte DeClue -- The Indian women are listening : to the nuke devils / poem by Wendy Rose -- Grandma's story / narrative by Lynn Randall -- Celebration 1982 / poem by Terri Meyette -- "They always come back" / interview with Winona LaDuke -- Dispossessed / poem by Janice Gould -- Canyon day woman blues, woman III / poem by Geraldine Keams -- A family matter / narrative by Elizabeth Cook-Lynn -- Letter from prison / by Share Ouart -- Woman warrior / drawing by Juane Quick-To-See Smith -- Circumstance / poem by Alice Bowen -- Canada's natural resource / essay by Midnight Sun -- I picked up your cast away hide / poem by Mary Moran -- evelyn searching / poem by Denise Panek -- Returning / poem by Kate Shanley -- The trees along the river / poem by Luci Tapahonso -- The lamp in the window / narrative by Audrey LaForme -- Photograph and statement / by Rosalie Jones (Daystar) -- Cells ; My girlfriend : 2 poems / by Mary Bennett
  • Dance a ghost / poem by Chrystos -- Sideshow : Julia the Lion Woman/the ugliest woman in the world / poem by Wendy Rose -- Photograph of St John's Indian School, Cheyenne River, South Dakota -- A long story / narrative by Beth Bryant -- Mother with child / poem by Lenore Keeshig-Tobias -- For Shirley / poem by Denise Panek -- Ina, 1979 / poem by Bea Medicine -- Urban dwellers / narrative by Kateri Sardella -- The mother / drawing by Juane Quick-To-See Smith -- The young warrior / poem by Gayle Two Eagles -- Navajo sings / poem by Nan Benally -- (a found poem) / Lenore Keeshig-Tobias -- Amazons in Appalachia / essay by Marilou Awiakta -- Pow wow pictures / photographs by Nila NorthSun -- Pow wow / poem by Vickie Sears -- the 49 / poem by Nila NorthSun -- Oklahoma Rt 66 ; Witchcraft ; Witchcraft woman : 3 poems / by Nora Naranjo-Morse -- The Devil and Sister Lena / narrative by Anna Lee Walters -- I'm making you up / poem by Chrystos -- Spider dream ; Spider, world-spinner : 2 poems / by Elaine Hall -- Tintype from the collection of Joy Harjo -- October morning walk / poem by Anita Endrezze-Danielson -- From the Salt Lake City airport--82 / poem by Joy Harjo -- Barbara / poem by Mary Moran -- Sex, class and race intersections/visions of women of color / speech by Carol Lee Sanchez -- His half-breed wife / poem by Doris Seale -- Real people ; Green corn festival : 2 poems / by Merry Harris -- stories from the res. / poem by Nila North Sun -- Precious bits of family / poem by Linda Belarde -- My wild birds flying / a sequence by Mary TallMountain -- An Oregon story ; The caves : 2 poems / by Janice Gould -- Wild turnips / narrative by Barbara Cameron -- reservation girls / poem by Nila NorthSun -- Sweet grass is around her / poem by Salli Benedict -- Drawings ; & Self-portrait / Juane Quict-To-See Smith
  • White breast flats / narrative by Emilie Gallant -- Rug of woven magic / poem by Nan Benally -- Poem ; & Drawing / by Chrystos -- "You smell like grandma's beads" / poem by Elizabeth Woody -- A short autobiography / narrative by Dorothy Hayes -- Woman's head / sculpture by Dorothy Hayes -- A song for healing / poem by Margot LeBrasseur -- Canyon day woman blues, woman VII / poem by Geraldine Keams -- Well you caught me unprepared / poem by Wendy Rose -- Thoughts on Indian feminism / essay by Kate Stanley -- Keep a dime / poem by Debra Swallow -- A breeze swept through / poem by Luci Tapahonso -- this woman that I am becoming / poem by Marcie R. Rendon -- Tremolo / poem by Joan Shaddox Isom -- A Native woman--1982 / poem by Karen Cooper -- Pencil self-portrait / drawing by Rosemary Anderson -- I am listening : a lyric of roots / poem by Anita Valerio -- Woman / poem by Chrystos
Control code
ocm19066274
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9780932379566
Lccn
88046219
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)19066274
Label
A gathering of spirit : a collection by North American Indian women, edited by Beth Brant (Degonwadonti)
Publication
Note
Originally published: Rockland, Me. : Sinister Wisdom Books, 1984
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 232-234)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The mother of us all / drawing by Jaune Quick-To-See Smith -- Artifact / poem by Edith Purevich -- Owl woman / poem by Amber Coverdale Sumrall -- The one who skins cats / poem by Paula Gunn Allen -- Thanksgiving dinner during pelting season (1957) / poem by Mary Moran -- New shoes / narrative by Linda Hogan -- Blanket shawl / painting by Alice Souligny -- I am not the woman I am / poem by Diane Glancy -- Trading post--Winslow, Arizona / poem by Terri Meyette -- A white man's word / narrative by Debra Swallow -- Letter to the Little Shell / poem by Gretchen Cotrell -- Drawing / by Kawennotakie (Salli Benedict) -- What Frank, Martha and I know about the desert / poem by Alice Sadongei -- To the spirit of Monahsetah / poem by Charlotte DeClue -- The Indian women are listening : to the nuke devils / poem by Wendy Rose -- Grandma's story / narrative by Lynn Randall -- Celebration 1982 / poem by Terri Meyette -- "They always come back" / interview with Winona LaDuke -- Dispossessed / poem by Janice Gould -- Canyon day woman blues, woman III / poem by Geraldine Keams -- A family matter / narrative by Elizabeth Cook-Lynn -- Letter from prison / by Share Ouart -- Woman warrior / drawing by Juane Quick-To-See Smith -- Circumstance / poem by Alice Bowen -- Canada's natural resource / essay by Midnight Sun -- I picked up your cast away hide / poem by Mary Moran -- evelyn searching / poem by Denise Panek -- Returning / poem by Kate Shanley -- The trees along the river / poem by Luci Tapahonso -- The lamp in the window / narrative by Audrey LaForme -- Photograph and statement / by Rosalie Jones (Daystar) -- Cells ; My girlfriend : 2 poems / by Mary Bennett
  • Dance a ghost / poem by Chrystos -- Sideshow : Julia the Lion Woman/the ugliest woman in the world / poem by Wendy Rose -- Photograph of St John's Indian School, Cheyenne River, South Dakota -- A long story / narrative by Beth Bryant -- Mother with child / poem by Lenore Keeshig-Tobias -- For Shirley / poem by Denise Panek -- Ina, 1979 / poem by Bea Medicine -- Urban dwellers / narrative by Kateri Sardella -- The mother / drawing by Juane Quick-To-See Smith -- The young warrior / poem by Gayle Two Eagles -- Navajo sings / poem by Nan Benally -- (a found poem) / Lenore Keeshig-Tobias -- Amazons in Appalachia / essay by Marilou Awiakta -- Pow wow pictures / photographs by Nila NorthSun -- Pow wow / poem by Vickie Sears -- the 49 / poem by Nila NorthSun -- Oklahoma Rt 66 ; Witchcraft ; Witchcraft woman : 3 poems / by Nora Naranjo-Morse -- The Devil and Sister Lena / narrative by Anna Lee Walters -- I'm making you up / poem by Chrystos -- Spider dream ; Spider, world-spinner : 2 poems / by Elaine Hall -- Tintype from the collection of Joy Harjo -- October morning walk / poem by Anita Endrezze-Danielson -- From the Salt Lake City airport--82 / poem by Joy Harjo -- Barbara / poem by Mary Moran -- Sex, class and race intersections/visions of women of color / speech by Carol Lee Sanchez -- His half-breed wife / poem by Doris Seale -- Real people ; Green corn festival : 2 poems / by Merry Harris -- stories from the res. / poem by Nila North Sun -- Precious bits of family / poem by Linda Belarde -- My wild birds flying / a sequence by Mary TallMountain -- An Oregon story ; The caves : 2 poems / by Janice Gould -- Wild turnips / narrative by Barbara Cameron -- reservation girls / poem by Nila NorthSun -- Sweet grass is around her / poem by Salli Benedict -- Drawings ; & Self-portrait / Juane Quict-To-See Smith
  • White breast flats / narrative by Emilie Gallant -- Rug of woven magic / poem by Nan Benally -- Poem ; & Drawing / by Chrystos -- "You smell like grandma's beads" / poem by Elizabeth Woody -- A short autobiography / narrative by Dorothy Hayes -- Woman's head / sculpture by Dorothy Hayes -- A song for healing / poem by Margot LeBrasseur -- Canyon day woman blues, woman VII / poem by Geraldine Keams -- Well you caught me unprepared / poem by Wendy Rose -- Thoughts on Indian feminism / essay by Kate Stanley -- Keep a dime / poem by Debra Swallow -- A breeze swept through / poem by Luci Tapahonso -- this woman that I am becoming / poem by Marcie R. Rendon -- Tremolo / poem by Joan Shaddox Isom -- A Native woman--1982 / poem by Karen Cooper -- Pencil self-portrait / drawing by Rosemary Anderson -- I am listening : a lyric of roots / poem by Anita Valerio -- Woman / poem by Chrystos
Control code
ocm19066274
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9780932379566
Lccn
88046219
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)19066274

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