Contemporary American Women: Our Defining Passages


By Cynthia Brackett-Vincent

Publisher : All Things That Matter Press

Contemporary American Women: Our Defining Passages

ABOUT Cynthia Brackett-Vincent

Cynthia Brackett-Vincent
Co-editor (with Carol Smallwood) of Contemporary American Women: Our Defing Passages released December 2009 from All Tihngs That Matter Press, Cynthia has been publisher/editor of the esteemed Aurorean poetry journal since 1995 (see She h More...



This unique collection includes over fifty articles by more than thirty-five diverse American women who revisit, celebrate, and share defining moments in their lives. Readers will see the universal in milestones of body, mind, family, career, and personal empowerment-whether joyous or difficult, chosen or unexpected, common or rare. Of equal interest to the general reader as well those in the field of Women's Studies, these are the poignant passages of women told by talented and award winning writers: intimate glimpses into the lives of our sisters, friends, aunts, mentors, wives, grandmothers, partners, mothers, daughters-ourselves.