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1 . "Nopalitos": The Making of Fiction," "Political Arts, Subversive Acts," Viramontes,
Helena Maria, Pg. 291 (Full essay can be downloaded at link)


2. Perhaps The World Ends Here," "The Woman Who Fell From The Sky," Harjo, Joy, Pg.123

[i] I would also like to note that this is the same for women of rural cultures, in particular the South. Southern women are often expected to perform many of the traditional familial duties that Viramontes discusses in her essay and I recount here.

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Bill Wetzel is Amskapi Pikuni aka Blackfeet from Montana. He's a former bull rider/wrestler turned writer and a coauthor of the short story collection "The Acorn Gathering." His work has appeared in or is forthcoming from the American Indian Culture (more...)

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I appreciate it. ... by Bill Wetzel on Saturday, May 21, 2011 at 4:08:06 PM