[Bitter Water Books ] Free download as ePUB author Malcolm D. Benally


  • Paperback
  • 127
  • Bitter Water
  • Malcolm D. Benally
  • English
  • 24 April 2018
  • 9780816528981

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Summary Bitter Water Download ¹ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB  Malcolm D. Benally Malcolm D. Benally  7 Read & Download Rratives of four Diné women who have resisted removal but who have watched as their communities and lifeways have changed dramatically The book based on 25 hours of filmed personal testimony features the women’s candid discussions of their efforts to carry on a traditional way of life in a contemporary world that includes relocation and partitioned lands; encroaching Western values and culture; and devastating mineral extraction and development in the Black Mesa region of Arizona Though their accounts are framed by insightful writings by both Benally and Diné historian Jennifer Nez Denetdale Benally lets the.

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Summary Bitter Water Download ¹ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB  Malcolm D. Benally Malcolm D. Benally  7 Read & Download Stories of the four women elders speak for themselves Scholars media and other outsiders have all told their versions of this story but this is the first book that centers on the stories of women who have lived it in their own words in Navajo as well as the English translation The result is a living history of a contested cultural landscape and the uniue worldview of women determined to maintain their traditions and lifeways which are so intimately connected to the land This book is than a collection of stories poetry and prose It is a chronicle of resistance as spoken from the hearts of those who have lived it.

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Summary Bitter Water Download ¹ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB  Malcolm D. Benally Malcolm D. Benally  7 Read & Download Many know that the removal and relocation of Indigenous peoples from traditional lands is a part of the United States’ colonial past but few know that in an expansive corner of northeastern Arizona the saga continues The 1974 Settlement Act officially divided a reservation established almost a century earlier between the Diné Navajo and the Hopi and legally granted the contested land to the Hopi To date the US government has relocated between 12000 and 14000 Diné from Hopi Partitioned Lands and the Diné both there and elsewhere continue to live with the legacy of this relocation Bitter Water presents the na.