This small but incredibly rich chapter in Erdrich s ongoing Native American saga is a continuation of the story of the enigmatic Fleur Pillager, begun in Tracks 1988.Four Souls begins with Fleur Pillager s journey from North Dakota to Minneapolis, where she plans to avenge the loss of her family s land to a white man After a dream vision that gives her a powerful new naThis small but incredibly rich chapter in Erdrich s ongoing Native American saga is a continuation of the story of the enigmatic Fleur Pillager, begun in Tracks 1988.Four Souls begins with Fleur Pillager s journey from North Dakota to Minneapolis, where she plans to avenge the loss of her family s land to a white man After a dream vision that gives her a powerful new name, Four Souls, she enters the household of John James Mauser A man notorious for his wealth and his mansion on a hill, Mauser became rich by deceiving young Indian women and taking possession of their ancestral lands What promises to be a straightforward tale of revenge, however, slowly metamorphoses into a complex evocation of human nature The story of anger and retribution that begins in Tracks becomes a story of healing and love in Four Souls.
Four Souls This small but incredibly rich chapter in Erdrich s ongoing Native American saga is a continuation of the story of the enigmatic Fleur Pillager begun in Tracks Four Souls begins with Fleur Pilla
Title: Four Souls
Author: Louise Erdrich
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Karen Louise Erdrich is a American author of novels, poetry, and children s books Her father is German American and mother is half Ojibwe and half French American She is an enrolled member of the Anishinaabe nation also known as Chippewa She is widely acclaimed as one of the most significant Native writers of the second wave of what critic Kenneth Lincoln has called the Native American Renaissance.For information, please see answers topic louise eFrom a book description Author Biography Louise Erdrich is one of the most gifted, prolific, and challenging of contemporary Native American novelists Born in 1954 in Little Falls, Minnesota, she grew up mostly in Wahpeton, North Dakota, where her parents taught at Bureau of Indian Affairs schools Her fiction reflects aspects of her mixed heritage German through her father, and French and Ojibwa through her mother She worked at various jobs, such as hoeing sugar beets, farm work, waitressing, short order cooking, lifeguarding, and construction work, before becoming a writer She attended the Johns Hopkins creative writing program and received fellowships at the McDowell Colony and the Yaddo Colony After she was named writer in residence at Dartmouth, she married professor Michael Dorris and raised several children, some of them adopted She and Michael became a picture book husband and wife writing team, though they wrote only one truly collaborative novel, The Crown of Columbus 1991.The Antelope Wife was published in 1998, not long after her separation from Michael and his subsequent suicide Some reviewers believed they saw in The Antelope Wife the anguish Erdrich must have felt as her marriage crumbled, but she has stated that she is unconscious of having mirrored any real life events.She is the author of four previous bestselling andaward winning novels, including Love Medicine The Beet Queen Tracks and The Bingo Palace She also has written two collections of poetry, Jacklight, and Baptism of Desire Her fiction has been honored by the National Book Critics Circle 1984 and The Los Angeles Times 1985 , and has been translated into fourteen languages Several of her short stories have been selected for O Henry awards and for inclusion in the annual Best American Short Story anthologies The Blue Jay s Dance, a memoir of motherhood, was her first nonfiction work, and her children s book, Grandmother s Pigeon, has been published by Hyperion Press She lives in Minnesota with her children, who help her run a small independent bookstore called The Birchbark.