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Circle of Women: An Anthology of Contemporary Western Women Writers Kim Barnes

Circle of Women: An Anthology of Contemporary Western Women Writers

Kim Barnes

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ISBN : 9780140235241
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In this powerful collection of poems, stories, and essays, editors Kim Barnes and Mary Clearman Blew bring together a striking array of work by women who have lived in-and been shaped, strengthened, and scarred by--the Rocky Mountain West. Though theMoreIn this powerful collection of poems, stories, and essays, editors Kim Barnes and Mary Clearman Blew bring together a striking array of work by women who have lived in-and been shaped, strengthened, and scarred by--the Rocky Mountain West. Though the tales they tell are different, these writers share the struggle against the overwhelming isolation brought on by gender and physical environment- the desire to live in harmony with a landscape that is at once beautiful and threatening- and the impulse to give witness to the lives of women in a part of the United States where the stories and myths have traditionally been by and about men.