Mamaskatch : a Cree coming of age

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Minneapolis, Minnesota : Milkweed Editions, [2019].
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First US edition.
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228 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
9781571313874, 1571313877


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Originally published in Canada by Douglas & McIntyre, 2018.
"As a small boy in remote Alberta, Darrel J. McLeod is immersed in his Cree family's history, passed down in the stories of his mother, Bertha. But after a series of tragic losses, Bertha turns wild and unstable, and their home life becomes chaotic. Meanwhile, he begins to question and grapple with his sexual identity--a reckoning complicated by the repercussions of his abuse and his sibling's own gender transition. Thrillingly written in a series of fractured vignettes, and unflinchingly honest, Mamaskatch--"It's a wonder!" in Cree--is a heartbreaking account of how traumas are passed down from one generation to the next, and an uplifting story of one individual who broke the cycle in pursuit of a fulfilling and adventurous life"--,Provided by publisher.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

McLeod, D. J. (2019). Mamaskatch: a Cree coming of age (First US edition.). Milkweed Editions.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

McLeod, Darrel J.. 2019. Mamaskatch: A Cree Coming of Age. Minneapolis, Minnesota: Milkweed Editions.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

McLeod, Darrel J.. Mamaskatch: A Cree Coming of Age Minneapolis, Minnesota: Milkweed Editions, 2019.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

McLeod, Darrel J.. Mamaskatch: A Cree Coming of Age First US edition., Milkweed Editions, 2019.

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