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PRAIRIE MARY Books by Mary Scriver
Cinematheque of the Spirit By Mary Scriver
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This is a collection of blogs, usually published on Sunday, that address the issue of deep experience through religion, biology, and so on.
SEX AND ALL THAT By Mary Scriver
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Cultural arrangements for human relationships are heavily coded for sex identification, generatively, economics, disease, violence, families and war. So many new discoveries (birth control, Viagra,... More > in vitro conception, mosaic genetics, surrogate mothers, equal pay for equal work, global population mixing plus edgy media influence and the shift from binaries to spectrums) that much needs to be rethought.< Less
FROM FOG TO FIRE WHIRL By Mary Scriver
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These excerpts are from the blog called "www.prairiemary.blogspot.com." They were written throughout the years from 2005 to 2014, noting seasonal changes and philosophizing about them. ... More > They include science, history, and other researchable subjects like potholes or botany.< Less
The Nasdijj Trilogy By Mary Scriver
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This is a reader's companion to a controversial trilogy of books by Tim Barrus published under the nom de plume of Nasdijj. Discussion is limited to the actual writing rather than comment on the... More > writer. This man is a poet and social activist with a lifelong dedication to the welfare of children, especially boys at risk.< Less
FILM REVIEWS: Sex, Love, Indians By Mary Scriver
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These are the film reviews published on the blog called www.prairiemary.blogspot.com over a period of years. Many of them about sex, love, and/or Blackfeet Indians.
OUT THERE By Mary Scriver
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These short stories begin with conventional cowboy stories and then strike out for the territories into riskier and riskier content.
WILLOW STICKS By Mary Scriver
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These are stories all based in Blackfeet Country (Edmonton to Yellowstone, Rockies to Black Hills) but in very different time periods from pre-contact to the present. They are meant to be examples... More > for the Blackfeet to use in writing their own stories.< Less
DOG CATCHING IN AMERICA By Mary Strachan Scriver
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This is a compendium of particular use to animal control officers and those trying to manage animal control law enforcement. It is based on real-life "war stories" from thirty-five years... More > ago when Mike Burgwin was just beginning to work at professionalizing this special subdivision of police work and separate it from humane societies. People tell every "dog catcher," they should write a book. Well -- I DID! Some of it is outrageous. Some of it is pretty philosophical. It is NOT conventional!< Less
ONE WINDY DAY By Mary Scriver
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This book was written by the 7th grade of Heart Butte School, Montana, in 1990. Heart Butte is in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains on the Blackfeet Reservation. The story was developed at the... More > rate of one chapter per week in the same way that television sit-coms are written: as a group sitting around a table and discussing. The actual words were typed by Mary Scriver, the teacher. The story is about the yearning to belong and to be loved and reflects the lives that these students knew.< Less
BLACKFEET PAPER TRAILS: Timelines and Bibliographies By Mary Strachan Scriver
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This reference aid is in three parts. Part one is several essays, one 19th century and two 21st century. Part two is a bibliography about the Blackfeet. Part three is a time-line. Keep this at your... More > elbow while you read or write about the Blackfeet and it will be very helpful.< Less