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A to Z of American Indian Women (A to Z of Women) by Liz Sonneborn

By Liz Sonneborn

Liz Sonneborn profiles 152 American Indian ladies who've had an influence on their society and the realm at huge. This quantity provides tales of ladies from a number of areas of North the USA, in addition to from an enormous array of tribes.

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Two Indian men were killed during the Wounded Knee occupation—Frank Clearwater and Buddy Lamont. Lamont was Brave Bird’s uncle, and her relatives asked her to leave Wounded Knee to help them plan his funeral. After the FBI agreed that she would not be arrested, Brave Bird and Pedro emerged from the protest site and were immediately whisked off to jail. Brave Bird was interrogated for days but refused to tell the FBI anything. About a week later, an agreement was reached between the protesters and the government that ended the occupation of Wounded Knee.

She married again and had another son, Billy, before getting a divorce. For the rest of her life, she struggled to earn enough to care for her children. Blackjack died in a nursing home on May 29, 1983. Although she had been hailed as a hero, Blackjack saw herself merely as a survivor. When once asked if she considered herself brave, she replied, “I don’t know about that. ” Further Reading Niven, Jennifer. Ada Blackjack: A True Story of Survival in the Arctic. New York: Hyperion, 2003. Stefansson, Vilhjalmur.

And Raymond Wilson. ’ ” American Indian Quarterly 12 (Winter 1988): 27–40. Rappaport, Doreen. The Flight of Red Bird: The Life of Zitkala-Sa. New York: Dial Books, 1997. Welch, Deborah. ” In The New Warriors, edited by R. David Edmunds, 35–54. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2001. o Bosomworth, Mary See Musgrove, Mary o Brant, Beth (1941– essayist ) Mohawk short story writer, poet, “I like to think I am continuing the long journey of being a storyteller that my people first began,” Mohawk writer Beth Brant has explained.

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