You've Changed: An evocative autoethnography

You've Changed: An evocative autoethnography

by Lyn Merryfeather


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ISBN-13: 9781460289068
Publisher: FriesenPress
Publication date: 07/14/2016
Pages: 162
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.37(d)

About the Author

From 1994 to 1998 Lyn has been active with the West Kootenay Gays and Lesbians Society, serving in various roles, including Chair, and for two years she organized a large Gay celebration called The Fruit Float in the Slocan Valley.
Lyn has been supportive of the Nelson Women's Centre from 1994 to 2000, in the capacity of garden caretaker, as well as sitting on the Library Committee.
Lyn has also been active in promoting rights for Gays, Lesbians, and Transgender people, and was instrumental in helping to establish the first Pride Parade in 1998 in Nelson, BC. For several years she was on the board of Kootenay Gay Pride, serving as chair and the media contact.
In 2004 Lyn returned to school and obtained a BSN with distinction, and just kept going until she had earned a PhD, at the age of 67. She currently lives on 5 acres in the country with her partner, dog, cat, and 13 very loud Indian Runner ducks. Lyn's next book, already in the works, will be the story of learning to live rurally with an assortment of animals. It will be titled Gumboot Heaven....

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