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Gloved Against Blood

This collection explores the fraught relationships of four generations of women against a backdrop of the patriarchal textile mills of 19th century Lowell, Massachusetts. It speaks to family, infidelities, abandonment and the close work, women’s work of mending what is torn, making it like new despite the forces of inherited histories.

92 pages | 6 x 9 1/4


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Table of Contents

Foreword • COMMUNITY • How It Resists • Earthlings • Great Red Wall • Theft • Drawn • How a Community of Women • Thimbleful • Coming to Massachusetts • Notions • Triptych: Travaux d’Aiguille • My Mother is Forgetting • BLOOD FROM MY FINGER • This Thresho

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