A bilingual anthology of writings by both secular and religious women writers from colonial Latin America through the 19th century.
Subjects: BilingualLatin AmericaLiteratureWomen
These essays explore the complex world of grandmothers in Native America, where, although often impoverished and marginalized, they provide a vital connection to native identity, history, and wisdom.
Subjects: American IndiansAnthropologyHistoryWomen
Uses medical records, journals, letters, interviews, and personal recollections to bring us closer than ever to the Mexican artist and her milieu.
Subjects: ArtBiographyGender StudiesLatin AmericaWomen
Explores the role of sex and gender on California's multi-cultural frontier under the influences of Spain, Mexico, and the United States.
Subjects: American WestHistoryWomen
The humorous and moving story of three generations of a Jewish family in Argentina.
Subjects: Jewish StudiesLatin AmericaLiteratureWomen
South American women authors look at the female experience.
Subjects: FictionLatin AmericaWomen
This intimate account of the year of Patten’s employment offers a rare glimpse of O’Keeffe’s daily life when she could no longer see well enough to paint.
This lively memoir describes trading post life from 1938 to 1950 and the many changes experienced by Navajos and all Americans during and after World War II.
Subjects: American IndiansAmerican WestBiographyWomen
Hungry Lightning is a personal view not only of a people whose life as savannah foragers is unique and fast-disappearing, but of the thoughts and actions of a young woman researcher during the hardest, and most exciting, time in her life.
Subjects: AnthropologyLatin AmericaWomen