first novel by & about a Native woman in 50 years
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Paula Gunn Allen, Laguna Pueblo/Sioux/Scots/Lebanese poet, philosopher, scholar, and teacher, was born in Cubero, New Mexico, in 1939. She received her doctorate from the University of New Mexico in 1976; her dissertation evolved into a major work of cultural criticism, The Sacred Hoop: Recovering the Feminine in American Indian Traditions. Two volumes of her poetry, SKINS AND BONES and LIFE IS A FATAL DISEASE, were published by West End Press. A work of fiction, THE WOMAN WHO OWNED THE SHADOWS, was published by Aunt Lute Books. She completed the manuscript for AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL a week before her death on May 29, 2008 in Fort Bragg, California.
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Book Description Spinsters Ink Books, 1983. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110933216076
Book Description Spinsters Ink Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0933216076 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1463604
Book Description Spinsters Ink Books, 1983. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0933216076