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6 edition of I Knew Two Metis Women found in the catalog.

I Knew Two Metis Women

The Lives of Dorothy Scofield and Georgina Houle Young

by Gregory Scofield

  • 307 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Polestar Book Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scofield, Dorothy,,
  • General,
  • Poetry,
  • Young, Georgina Houle,,
  • Canadian,
  • Scofield, Dorothy,
  • Young, Georgina Houle,
  • 1926-1996,
  • 1944-1993,
  • Mâetis women

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages139
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8725688M
    ISBN 101896095968
    ISBN 109781896095967

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I Knew Two Metis Women book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. With his fourth book of poetry, Gregory Scofield takes us into the /5. I Knew Two Metis Women: The Lives of Dorothy Scofield and Georgina Houle Young Paperback – January 1, by Gregory Scofield (Author)Author: Gregory Scofield.

Gregory Scofield’s I Knew Two Métis Women recreates the world of his childhood and celebrates his Métis family. The unforgettable voices of his mother Dorothy Scofield and aunt Georgina Houle Young wind through the book, telling tall tales, soothing hurts, offering love and sly humour as an antidote to hardship, poverty, violence, and prejudice.

I knew two Metis women: the lives of Dorothy Scofield and Georgina Houle Young. [Gregory Scofield] -- "In these searing, hilarious and heartbreaking peoms, award-winning poet Gregory Scofield recreates the world of his childhood and celebrates his Metis family."--Back cover.

I knew two Métis women: the lives of Dorothy Scofield and Georgina Houle Young Author: Gregory Scofield ; Gabriel Dumont Institute of Native Studies and Applied Research. This book is a collection of poetry about the two important women in Gregory Scofield’s life, his mother and his aunt.

The poems were inspired by mementos from the lives of these women after they died. The poet is reminiscing about his mother and aunt through the poems.

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Book. Shop GDI - Book. In the interest of health safety at this time, in-person shopping at our retail outlet in Saskatoon has been suspended. We will fill online orders at this time. For a printable PDF version of our catalogue, I Knew Two Métis Women $ "I've Been Told," from I Knew Two Metis Women, by Gregory Scofield, Victoria, B.C.: Polestar Book Publishers, Social Tagging (About Social Tagging) RSS Feeds from LAC Add to Delicious Add to Digg Add to Diigo Add to facebook Add to Technorati.

Date Created: Les Femmes Michif Otipemisiwak – Women of the Métis Nation Welcome to the website of Les Femmes Michif Otipemisiwak, operating as Women of the Métis Nation from the Board of Women. "I've Been Told," from I Knew Two Metis Women, by Gregory Scofield, Victoria, B.C.: Polestar Book Publishers, Source Camp scene of Métis people, a Red River cart and an ox, Manitoba, n.d.

"[These two women's] individual paths provide interesting parallel stories about Metis women who survived and thrived as the Canadian west transitioned from the fur trade to a more sedentary agricultural economy.

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