About the Book



April 1988
Trade Paperback · 80 Pages
$10.95 U.S. · $13.50 CAN
ISBN 9780918273413
Coffee House Press


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"Rather than painting a picture of Indian life, Linda Hogan resurrects its symbols and uses them in new ways. The power of the scorpion or the elk in Hogan's work comes…form her orchestrating of these images. This book is startling."—Hungry Mind Review

About the Author

A Chickasaw writer, teacher, and activist, Linda Hogan has spent most of her life in Oklahoma and Colorado. A volunteer and consultant for wildlife rehabilitation and endangered species programs, Hogan has published essays for the Nature Conservancy and Sierra Club. Her fiction and poetry have received numerous awards including nominations from the Pulitzer Prize Board and National Book Critics Circle.