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dc.contributor.author Glasoe, Sydney Caroline
dc.date.accessioned 2016-07-26T23:54:32Z
dc.date.available 2016-07-26T23:54:32Z
dc.date.issued 2001-05
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11122/6723
dc.description Thesis (M.F.A.) University of Alaska Fairbanks, 2001 en_US
dc.description.abstract 'One woman's land' is an essay collection that explores how place shapes identity and reciprocally how such marked individuals influence their land, family, and community. The essays are memoir and use the author's family farm in northwestern North Dakota as a vehicle to illuminate the dynamics of farming families and their rural communities when the work on which both survive is at once inclusive and a way of life. Each essay remains separate in narrative and structure, but the themes addressed are recursive and reflect upon other sections. The essays remain linked in that they create a social history that seeks to define a rural lifestyle holding an increasingly fragile existence in American identity. en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents Drift factors -- The bloated bull -- Runaway horses -- Daughter, plant trees -- Homecomings -- Silent springs -- The starting five -- Grandmother's rules -- Of cows and men en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.title One woman's land en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US


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