An Unauthorized Biography of the World: Oral History on the Front Lines

An Unauthorized Biography of the World: Oral History on the Front Lines

by Michael Riordon

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ISBN-13: 9781897071762
Publisher: Between the Lines
Publication date: 10/08/2004
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 320
File size: 634 KB

About the Author

MICHAEL RIORDON teaches writing, and has written three books of oral history: *Out our Way: Gay and Lesbian Life in the Country, **Eating Fire: Family Life on the Queer Side*, and *Our Way to Fight: Peace-Work Under Siege in Israel-Palestine*. He lives near Picton, Ontario.


Michael Riordon teaches writing, and has written four books of oral history: Our Way to Fight: Peace-Work Under Siege in Israel-Palestine, Eating Fire: Family Life on the Queer Side, An Unauthorized Biography of the World, and Out Our Way: Gay and Lesbian Life in Rural Canada. He lives near Picton, Ontario.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements

1 Finding Voice, Making Sense

2 Kanien’keha/Ts’eouli (First Nations, Canada)

3 Land and Life (First Nations, Canada)

4 Umut/Hope (Turkey)

5 The Messenger (Chicago, Illinois)

6 The Gale Began to Rise (Newfoundland, Canada)

7 The Whole Truth (Peru)

8 Passion in the Archives (Canada)

9 9/11/01 (New York)

10 9/11/01 + 2 (New York)

11 History on the Floor (labour, Canada)

12 Turning the Tables (on the author)

13 A Really Tender One-Night Stand (gay, Canada)

14 Keep Asking Questions! (Cleveland, Ohio)

15 A Map of the Holy Land (Israel-Palestine)

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