I Am Woman has ratings and 34 reviews. A revised edition of Lee Maracle’s visionary book which links teaching of her First Nations heritage with feminism. Lee Maracle links her First Nations heritage with feminism in I Am Woman. I Am Woman – Lee Maracle. In general, I thought this book to be akin in form to Highway’s The Truth About Stories – using plain english, oral.

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Share your thoughts with other customers. These 4 locations in All: Refresh and try again. This is an excellent, well researched treatise on how academicians who try to fit Native American women into either feminist or sociological boxes fail. Lee Maracle is Always Good!!!

Tenille K Campbell Insta: Open to the public ; Showing of lre reviews. I admire Maracle’s vigor and rage and the tactful way she infuses both into her writing. Fell in love with how she writes. My original intention was to empower Native women to take to heart their own personal struggle for Native feminist being. Account Options Sign in. Read more Read less.


While First Nations women continue to live and die in crisis, leee the money would be better spent in beginning the hard work necessary to make amends for the legacy of colonialism.

I Am Woman – Lee Maracle

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The Chapters are short, the stories aren’t necessarily linear. Instead I’ll give you some of my highlighted passages: I Am Woman is an intense, necessary book.

Jul 06, Big Al rated it it was amazing Shelves: Each chapter might appear a “rant,” but the connections and conclusions Maracle draws are informative and insightful, pushing readers to think critically. Feb 13, Kurukka rated it really liked it Shelves: Review In I Am Woman: In fact, it could be argued that it is more important in today’s political climate of anti-feminism and intolerance.

A Radical Profeminist: I Am Woman: A Native Perspective on Sociology and Feminism, by Lee Maracle

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I Am Woman: A Native Perspective on Sociology and Feminism

Add a tag Cancel Be the first to add a tag for this edition. In the spirit of Lorde and Fanon. A little more stream of consciousness than I had been expecting but that is in part what brings the message home so powerfully.


Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. One of the first books I read in women’s studies undergrad. Feb bg, Courtney rated it really liked it. English Choose a language for shopping. In I Am Woman: Home This editionEnglish, Book edition: Press Gang Publishers, c May marscle, Polly added it. Sep 17, Quinn rated it really liked it Shelves: Jun 20, Lara rated it it was amazing. Where Maracle seems to encourage indigenous peoples of CanAmerica to rem I admire Maracle’s vigor and rage and the tactful way she infuses both into her writing.

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She’s incredibly astute and rarely do I get such a wise vibe from activist authors as I did while reading I Am Woman.