Herstory Newsletter Archives

April 8, 2017

Dear Fellow Herstory Writers and Friends,

Like so many of us who have come to be a part of the Herstory family, Helen Dorado Alessi initially joined us a writer in our workshop.  Helen then became our part-time consulting program coordinator and also trained to become a workshop facilitator, leading Spanish

and bilingual workshops. Helen continues to commit tireless hours to support Herstory in her role as a consulting pr...

March 16, 2017

Illness as Metaphor, Native American Identity, and the Hidden Self

In this podcast, longtime Herstory Writers Workshop participant Pat Gorman, of Lakota descent, reads from the beginning of her completed book-length memoir Red Medicine, sharing a scene that takes place soon after she has discovered she has a rare illness that affects only certain Native American tribes and that is almost always fatal. Because eastern and wester...

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