Bloodlines: Odyssey of a Native Daughter

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Random House, 1993 - Literary Criticism - 187 pages
A collection of essays--on writing, American Indian reservation life, being a woman, and family--by a distinguished writer and member of the Coeur d'Alene tribe. In haunting prose, Hale interweaves her own experiences with striking portraits of relatives into a rich tapestry of history, storytelling, and remembrance. The Jailing of Cecelia Capture.

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BLOODLINES: Odyssey of a Native Daughter

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A different sort of Native American autobiography from novelist and Coeur d'Alene tribal member Hale (The Jailing of Cecelia Capture, 1985). Offering no ``visions of spirits, drums and feathers ... Read full review

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In this collection of bittersweet autobiographical essays, Hale reveals and examines her often conflicting experiences as the daughter of a Native American father and mixed-blood mother, a single ... Read full review

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Janet Campbell Hale is also the author of"Bloodlines", winner of the American Book Award. She is a member of the Coeur d'Alene tribe of northern Idaho.

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