I Am Woman has ratings and 34 reviews. A revised edition of Lee Maracle’s visionary book which links teaching of her First Nations heritage with feminism. Lee Maracle links her First Nations heritage with feminism in I Am Woman. I Am Woman – Lee Maracle. In general, I thought this book to be akin in form to Highway’s The Truth About Stories – using plain english, oral.
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Another Side of Me. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. My original intention was to empower Native women to take to heart womam own personal struggle for Native feminist being. She also speaks to the idea that women are more than mothers — a concept I hearty agree with — and that a woman must take time out to be with herself or her lover, to celebrate her being a woman.
Read as part of my corpus for a thesis. I found a topic I wanted to write on which I thought this book would be an excellent resource, the only concern I had was not receiving it in time and from the time I ordered this book til now I’ve got plenty of time to give it a good read, maybe even a second read, and then write my paper.
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Maracle’s truth is sharp and fearless and doesn’t let anyone off easy, including herself. Dec 31, Enid Wray rated it really liked it. Predominantly male leaders are lining their own pockets instead of building thei This book got me all fired up! She brings up lots of interesting points which I feel unable to synthesize.
I Am Woman: A Native Perspective on Sociology and Feminism
There is value in both writers’ arguments and I am not suggesting one is better than the other–certainly, Maracle prefers a return to indigenous traditions for the exaltation of women that was central to their practice; this is not something Lyons touches on too much. A Native Perspective on Sociology and Feminism.
Share your thoughts with other customers. Voices of Native American Women. I Am Woman represents my personal struggle with womanhood, culture, traditional spiritual beliefs and political sovereignty, written during a time when that struggle was not over.
A Radical Profeminist: I Am Woman: A Native Perspective on Sociology and Feminism, by Lee Maracle
Do they know that the fate of these women who actively campaigned against this “poison” was to be marcale at the stake for heresy? Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Required reading at University of Alberta.
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Predominantly male leaders are lining their own pockets instead of building their people up. Lists with This Book. Being a writer is getting up there and writing yourself onto everyone’s blackboard.
The changes made in this second edition of the text do not alter my original intention. Dec 06, Marissa rated maeacle really liked it. I would recommend this book to all women of native descent. Skip to content Skip to search. For all that, the notion that Native women loving themselves and loving their children should be a part of the revolution is beautiful, impactful, and something I will not soon forget.
Feb 21, Courtney rated it it was amazing Shelves: Notes Includes bibliographical references.
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