The Beadworkers : : Stories
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Downtown 2nd Floor
|Fiction / Piatote, Beth||4-week checkout||On Shelf|
Malletts Adult Books
|Adult Book / Fiction / General / Piatote, Beth H.||4-week checkout||Due 12-27-2022|
Westgate Adult Books
|Adult Book / Fiction / General / Piatote, Beth H.||4-week checkout||Due 12-13-2022|
Feast I -- Feast II -- Feast III -- The news of the day -- Fish wars -- Beading lesson -- wIndin! -- Rootless -- Falling crows -- Katydid -- Antikoni.
"Beth Piatote's luminous debut collection opens with a feast, grounding its stories in the landscapes and lifeworlds of the Native Northwest, exploring the inventive and unforgettable pattern of Native American life in the contemporary world." -- Provided by publisher.
Contents: Feast I. -- Feast II. -- Feast III. -- News of the day. -- Fish wars. -- Beading lesson. -- wIndin! -- Rootless. -- Falling crows. -- Katydid.
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Summary / Annotation
Beautiful and unique submitted by redwood on June 28, 2022, 8:28am Piatote uses experimental forms to comment on a variety of facets of indigenous life in the Pacific Northwest--from prose poems, to a Monopoly game, to a retelling of Antigone. Essential reading.
Berkeley, California : Counterpoint, 2019.
Year Published: 2019
Description: 195 pages ; 22 cm
Piatote, Beth H., 1966-
Native Americans -- Fiction.
Native Americans -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
Indigenous Peoples of North America -- Fiction.
Northwest, Pacific -- Fiction.