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#NotYourPrincess : voices of Native American women

Author: Mary Beth Leatherdale; Lisa Charleyboy
Publisher: Toronto : Annick Press Ltd., 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Mixed form : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Whether looking back to a troubled past or welcoming a hopeful future, the powerful voices of Indigenous women across North America resound in this book. In the same style as the best-selling Dreaming in Indian, #Not Your Princess presents an eclectic collection of poems, essays, interviews, and art that combine to express the experience of being a Native woman. Stories of abuse, humiliation, and stereotyping are  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Biographies
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: #NotYourPrincess.
(CaOONL)20179014048
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Beth Leatherdale; Lisa Charleyboy
ISBN: 9781554519583 1554519586 9781554519576 1554519578
OCLC Number: 972385226
Description: 109 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Contents: The ties that bind us. Tear / Linda Hogan (Chicksaw) ; Blanket of shame / Maria Campbell (Metis) ; Two braids / Rosanna Deerchild (Cree) ; My parents' pain / Madelaine McCallum (Cree/Metis) ; #LittleSalmonWoman / Lianne Charlie (Tage Cho Hudan) ; Reclaiming indigenous women's rights / Nahanni Fontaine (Anishinaabe) --
A tale of two Winonas / Winona Linn (Maliseet) ; Leaks / Leanne Simpson (Michi Saagiig Nishnaabeg) --
My grandmother Sophia / Saige Mukash (Cree) ; In her words / Winona LaDuke (Anishinaabe/Ojibwe) & Jen VanStrander (Western Band of Cherokee) --
It could have been me. Falling / Natanya Ann Pulley (Navajo) ; I don't want to be afraid / Imajyn Cardinal (Cree/Dene) ; She is riding / Joanne Arnott (Metis) ; Onto the Red Road / Dana Claxton (Hunkpapa Lakota) ; The things we taught our daughters / Helen Knott (Dane Zaa/Cree) ; Freedom in the fog / Zoey Roy (Cree/Dene/Metis) ; It could have been me / Patty Stonefish (Lakota) ; Honor song / Gwen Benaway (Anishinaabe/Metis) ; In her words / Gloria Larocque Campbell Moses (Sturgeon Lake Cree Nation, Northern Alberta) & Nathalie Bertin (Metis) --
I am not your princess. A conversation with a massage therapist / Francine Cunningham (Cree/Metis) ; We are not a costume / Jessica Deer (Mohawk) ; The invisible Indians / Shelby Lisk (Mohawk) ; What's there to take back? / Tiffany Midge (Hunkpapa Lakota) ; Why not Indians? / DeLanna Studi (Cherokee) ; Stereotype this / Melanie Fey (Dine) ; Real NDNZ / Pamela J. Peters (Navajo) ; I am the only American Indian / Cecilia Rose Ojibway/Metis) ; In her words / Hazel Hedgecoke (Sioux/Hunkpapa/Wendat/Metis/Cherokee/Creek) & Tanaya Winder (Duckwater Shoshone) --
Pathfinders. When I have a daughter / Ntawnis Piapot (Piapot Cree Nation) ; Defender of Mother Earth / AnnaLee Rain Yellowhammer (Hunkpapa/Standing Rock Sioux) ; Digital smoke signals / Various ; Living their dreams / Shoni Schimmel (Umatilla), September Big Crow (Tsuu T'ina Nation), Ashton Locklear (Lumbee), Brigitte Lacquette (Ojibwe) ; Good medicine / Janel Smylie (Cree/Metis) ; More than meets the eye / Kelly Edzerza-Bapty (Tahitan) and Claire Anderson (Tlingit) ; Baby-girlz-gotta-Mustang / Dana Claxton (Hunkpapa Lakota) ; "Dear Past Self" / Isabella Fillspipe (Oglala Lakota) ; In her words / Adrianne Chalepah (Kiowa/Apache) & Lee Maracle (Sto:lo Nation) ; Little sister / Tasha Spillett (Cree).
Other Titles: #Not your princess
Hashtag not your princess
Responsibility: edited by Lisa Charleyboy and Mary Beth Leatherdale.

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Native Women demand to be heard in this stunning anthology.  Read more...
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