GPQ Volume 37

GPQ 37.1 cover

WINTER 2017 VOL. 37/ No. 1

Simon Ortiz’s Poetry of Crisis Ordinariness: Spiritual Uncertainty during a Rosebud Reservation Winter, Reginald Dyck, 1
    Key words: Lakota, Native spirituality, South Dakota, trauma

Orsamus Charles Dake: Nebraska’s First Published Poet, Stephen C. Behrendt, 15
    Key words: American literature, Native American literature, Pawnee, poetic rhetoric

Native American Art Today in the Great Plains: An Overview of the Exhibition Contemporary Indigeneity: Spiritual BorderlandsMelynda Seaton, 37

Review Essay: Queerying the Countryside, Ellie Vainker, 56


Beyond the Fruited Plain: Food and Agriculture in U.S. Literature, 1850–1905 by Kathryn Cornell Dolan, reviewed by Emily J. Rau, 63

Old Blue’s Road: A Historian’s Motorcycle Journeys in the American West by James Whiteside, reviewed by Christopher L. “Kit” Salter, 64

Malinche, Pocahontas, and Sacagawea: Indian Women as Cultural Intermediaries and National Symbols by Rebecca Kay Jager, reviewed by Sally Mcbeth, 65

This Is Not Dixie: Racist Violence in Kansas, 1861–1927 by Brent M. S. Campney, reviewed by Paul Emory Putz, 66

Lucy Gayheart Scholarly Edition by Willa Cather, reviewed by Emily J. Rau, 67

Barnstorming the Prairies: How Aerial Vision Shaped the Midwest by Jason Weems, reviewed by Matt Dooley, 68

Out Where the West Begins: Profiles, Visions, and Strategies of Early Western Business Leaders by Philip F. Anschutz, reviewed by Clinton Mohs, 69

Contested Empire: Rethinking the Texas Revolution ed. by Sam W. Haynes and Gerald D. Saxon, reviewed by Graham B. Cox, 70

Echoes of Glory: Historic Military Sites across Texas by Thomas E. Alexander and Dan K. Utley, reviewed by Richard Lowe, 71

The Small-Town Midwest: Resilience and Hope in the Twenty-First Century by Julianne Couch, reviewed by John E. Miller, 72

Surviving Wounded Knee: The Lakotas and the Politics of Memory by David W. Grua, reviewed by Michael Mclean, 73

The Fightin Texas Aggie Defenders of Bataan and Corregidor by John A. Adams, reviewed by Donald K. Mitchener, 74

News and Notes, 75