Graciela : One Woman's Story of War, Survival, and Perseverance in the Peruvian Andes

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Graciela : One Woman's Story of War, Survival, and Perseverance in the Peruvian Andes

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Graciela chronicles the life of a Quechua-speaking Indigenous woman in the remote Andean highlands during the war in Peru that killed seventy thousand people and displaced hundreds of thousands more in the 1980s and 1990s

ISBN

9780826363534

Publication Date

2022

Publisher

University of New Mexico Press

City

Albuquerque

Keywords

indigenous women, Peru, Social Conditions, Peru history, Maine Writers

Disciplines

Nonfiction

Comments

Contents: Introduction: Graciela, the War, and Memory -- Chapter 1. A Time and Place of Tranquility -- Chapter 2. Infiltration and Violence -- Chapter 3. Living like Deer: Surviving on the Run -- Chapter 4. Courtship and Capture -- Chapter 5. Exploited Displacement -- Chapter 6. Dislocated Motherhood in the Tropical Lowlands -- Chapter 7. An Altered Homecoming -- Chapter 8. Postwar Survival on the Margins -- Conclusion: Remapping Personhood Postconflict -- Notes -- References -- Index

Graciela : One Woman's Story of War, Survival, and Perseverance in the Peruvian Andes

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