Native Women Changing Their Worlds
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About the Author
Patricia Cutright is Lakota and an enrolled member of the Cheyenne River Sioux tribe. Patricia has lived in many places, from Brooklyn, New York, to the Federated States of Micronesia and many places in between, providing leadership in libraries along the way. She has published articles and written book chapters on library technology and cooperation. Her awards include the 2003 American Library Association/LITA Gaylord Award for Achievement in Library and Information Technology, 2002 Oregon Librarian of the Year, 2017 University of Washington iSchool Distinguished Alumnus Award and 2016 Presidential Administrator Award from Central Washington University. She lives in Ellensburg, Washington.
"Inspiring portraits of accomplished Indigenous women who have achieved success in many fields. . . . They have overcome racial and gender discrimination, poverty, abuse, and other obstacles to become leaders in their professions and communities. . . . These remarkable stories will serve as catalysts, propelling young people to seek the potential they have within themselves."-- "Kirkus"