Skip to Content

Spring 2003

Volume XXVIII No. 2 (Spring 2003)


Special Section: Louis Owens

Titles Page Number
Louis Dean Owens, 1948-2002
Jay Cox Hayward
6
Guest Editor’s Introduction: A Tribute to Louis Owens
Jay Cox Hayward
9
Writing Where You Know
Twister Marquiss
11
Memoir
Cynthia Bodine
13
Who the Hell Is Donna Green?
Linda Lizut Helstern
15
Louis Owens and “the Indian’s Escape from Gothic”
David Mogen
21
Remembering Louis Owens
Robert DeMott
29
Images of Louis Owens
Margaret Dwyer
33
Shilup Crossing
Michael Margherita
35
Louis Owens at Albuquerque International, July 24, 2002
Michael Johnson
36
Nalusachito
Jay Ann Cox
37
Louis Owens Bibliography
Compiled by Ryan Paul
41

Fiction

Titles Page Number
The Nine Ideas for a Happier Whole
Amos Magliocco
53
Oasis Dublin
Kari Stiller
65

Poetry

Titles Page Number
Uncle George and the Farm Aunt Martha Bought
Walt McDonald
73
Boom Town in Montana
Walt McDonald
74
Fire Drill at Mercymount
Walt McDonald
75
Elegy (Ana, Eleven)
Carol Guerrero-Murphy
76
Piñon
Carol Guerrero-Murphy
78
Bones
Larry D. Thomas
79

Reviews

Titles Page Number
Reimagining Indians: Native Americans through Anglo Eyes, 1880-1940
by Sherry L. Smith
Daniel J. Herman
83
Photographing Navajos: John Collier Jr. on the Reservation, 1948-1953
photographs by John Collier Jr., text by C. Stewart Doty,
Dale Sperry Mudge, and Herbert John Benally
Gabrielle Snyder
85
True Tales from Another Mexico by Sam Quinones
Andrea Tinnemeyer
86
Theaters of Conversion: Religious Architecture and Indian Artisans
in Colonial Mexico
by Samuel Y. Edgerton
Elizabeth Coonrod Martínez
88
Ranching, Endangered Species, and Urbanization in the Southwest:
Species of Capital
by Nathan F. Sayre
James Kimmel
90
Gandydancer’s Children: A Railroad Memoir by Frank Wendell Call
Jane Manaster
91
West of Empty: The Great Train Wreck by Bob Cherry
Clay Reynolds
93
Down by the River: Drugs, Money, Murder, and Family
by Charles Bowden
David Cremean
96
Down by the Lemonade Springs: Essays on Wallace Stegner
by Jackson J. Benson
Susan Hanson
98
Still the Wild River Runs:
Congress, the Sierra Club, and the Fight to Save Grand Canyon

by Byron E. Pearson
James Kimmel
100
First to Fight by Henry Mihesuah, edited by Devon Abbott Mihesuah
Alex Hunt
101
In the Shadow of Los Alamos: Selected Writings of Edith Warner
edited by Patrick Burns
Barbara J. Cook
103
Skin of the Earth: Stories from Nevada’s Back Country by Art Gibney
Doug Werden
104
The Literary Art and Activism of Rick Bass edited by O. Alan Weltzein
William B. Martin
106
Adventures with Ed: A Portrait of Abbey by Jack Loeffler
Michael C. Ryan
108
Contributors 110