Introducing this new edition is Luci Tapahonso, a professor of English at the University of Kansas. She is the author of A Breeze Swept Through and Saanii Dahataal-The Women Are Singing: Poems and Stories.
"A serious anthropological study that reads like a combination of
Tobacco Road with two parts of Studs Lonigan."-New Republic
* New Republic *
"An entertaining and absorbing story about Indian life."-True West * True West *
"An extraordinarily vivid and detailed story, full of earthily realistic dialogue, told with an amazing story teller's craft."-The Roundup * The Roundup *