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Red Dirt Women - a book by Kates, Susan

Red Dirt Women

At Home on the Oklahoma Plains

Red Dirt Women( )
Author: Kates, Susan
Foreword by: Askew, Rilla
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:University of Oklahoma Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $14.95
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For many people who have never spent time in the state, Oklahoma conjures up a series of stereotypes: rugged cowboys, tipi-dwelling American Indians, uneducated farmers. When women are pictured at all, they seem frozen in time: as the bonneted pioneer woman stoically enduring hardship or the bedraggled, gaunt-faced mother familiar from Dust Bowl photographs. In Red Dirt Women, Susan Kates challenges these one-dimensional characterizations by exploring--and celebrating--the...
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Kates, Susan (Author)
Rilla Askew is the author of "Strange Business," a collection of stories, & the novel "The Mercy Seat," which was nominated for the PEN/Faulkner award & the Mountains & Plains Booksellers Association Award, & was the winner of the Western Heritage Award & the Oklahoma Book Award.


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