Table of contents for Women artists of the American West / edited by Susan R. Ressler.

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                                      The Essays

Section I: Community
1 Surviving the Winter: The Evolution of Quiltmaking Among Two Cultures in New Mexico
       Dorothy R. Zopf
2 Barbara Zaring and Alyce Frank: The Confluence of Creativity and Relationships
       Kate M. O'Neill
3 Asian American Women Artists: Community Networks and Cultural Autonomy
       Susan R. Ressler

Section II: Identity
4 Shaping a New Way: White Women and the Movement to Promote Pueblo Indian
     Arts and Crafts, 1900-1935
       Margaret D. Jacobs
5 The Legacy of Generations: Pottery by Contemporary American Indian Women
       Susan Peterson
6 Lesbian Photography on the U.S. West Coast, 1970-2000
       Tee A. Corinne
7 Indigenous Identities: Diverse Visions
       Gail E. Tremblay

           Between pages 150 and 151 are 32 color plates (A-FF) containing 62 photographs

Section III: Spirituality
8 Agnes Pelton and Florence Miller Pierce: The Two Women Artists in the
     Transcendental Painting Group, 1938-1945
        Tiska Blankenship
9 It's All About the Apple, or Is It? Spirituality and Contemporary Women's Art
     of the American West
        Susan R. Ressler


section IV: Locality
10 100 Years of California Photography: Women Innovators and Their
      Contributions, 1850-1950
        Peter E. Palmquist
L1 The Historical Landscape: Laura Gilpin and the Tradition of American
      Landscape Photography
        Martha A. Sandweiss
2 Women on the Pacific Rim: Cultural Border Crossings
        Joan M. Jensen
3 In Which It Stands: Nature, Culture, Public Space
        Terri Cohn

Section V: Telling Visions
4 Unfolding: A Memoir
        Corinne Whitaker
5 An Artist's Journey: From Oregon to Timbuktu
        Betty LaDuke

Afterword: Coming Together: Women Artists and Writers
    Phoebe Farris

                                   The Biographies

    Artists' Biographies

About the Contributors


Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Women artists West (U, S, ) Biography, Art, American 19th century, Art, American 20th century