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A Really Good Brown Girl Paperback – April 16 1996

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"Each poem ... looks us straight in the eyes and confronts us ... mocks attitudes that lie deep within our culture"--Susan Musgrave, The Vancouver Sun

"Dumont undercuts the rhetoric of Canadian intervention and reminds readers that the desire to join both coasts of the country came at a heavy price ... Dumont employs her own discursive strategies to ensure that the irony of the M?tis population's survival is communicated ... [A Really Good Brown Girl] cultivates its own space of in-between-ness."--Jennifer Andrews, Canadian Poetry

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Marilyn Dumont, a descendant of Gabriel Dumont, is a Metis poet from northeastern Alberta. Following a career in film and video production, she is working as a Native educator and completing an MFA at the University of British Columbia. Her poems are anthologized in The Road Home, Writing the Circle, The Colour of Resistance<.i>, Locating Identity, and Looking at the Words of Our People.

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Brick Books (April 16 1996)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 80 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0919626769
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0919626768
  • Item weight ‏ : ‎ 181 g
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 13.97 x 0.64 x 22.23 cm
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