Great Plains Quarterly 42:1-2

Great Plains Quarterly 42:1-2

Edited by Ramón Guerra

Table Of Contents

Volume 42, No. 1-2 (Winter/Spring 2022)
Bricklayers, Bronc Busters, and “Peddlers from the Spanish Country”: Nuevomexicanos and the Paradox of Labor and Trade in the Great Plains, 1834–1884
David C. Beyreis

The Thirsty Llano Estacado: The Manuel Maés Ballad Corpus
Timothy M. Foster and John Beusterien

“The Great Divide”: Isolation in Willa Cather’s O Pioneers! and The Song of the Lark
Sophie Farthing

The New Deal’s National Youth Administration in Kansas
Marilyn Irvin Holt 

What Is (Not) Buried with Anton Pučelík? Revisiting Willa Cather’s Prophecy of the Tenacity of Czech American Culture in the Bohemian Alps, Nebraska
Hana Waisserova

Creative Nonfiction
The Women West of Here: Reckoning Their Place in the Western, Pop Culture, and History (read the author's plain-language summary)
Robert James Russell

Book Review Essay
The Meaning of Standing Rock: On Imperialism, Indigeneity, Industrialization, and Imagination
Sebastian Felix Braun

Book Reviews
Aldona Jaworska. Polish War Veterans in Alberta: The Last Four Stories
Anna Mazurkiewicz

Carson Vaughan. Zoo Nebraska: The Dismantling of an American Dream
Stephanie A. Marcellus

Jim Blanchard. A Diminished Roar: Winnipeg in the 1920s
Trevor J. Wideman

Gunlög Fur. Painting Culture, Painting Nature: Stephen Mopope, Oscar Jacobson, and the Development of Indian Art in Oklahoma
Yve Chavez

Mick Gidley. The Grass Shall Grow: Helen Post Photographs the Native American West
Cara A. Finnegan

L. K. Bertram. The Viking Immigrants: Icelandic North Americans
Kirsten Wolf

Guy J. Reynolds, ed. Willa Cather and the Arts. Cather Studies Vol. 12
Maura D’Amore

W. David Baird. Churches of Christ in Oklahoma: A History
Jason Fikes

Louis Kraft. Sand Creek and the Tragic End of a Lifeway
Pierre M. Atlas

Leo K. Killsback. A Sacred People: Indigenous Governance, Traditional Leadership, and the Warriors of the Cheyenne Nation
Joseph H. Morsette

Robert D. Jacobus. Black Man in the Huddle: Stories from the Integration of Texas Football. Foreword by Annette Gordon-Reed
J. Anthony Guillory

Edward Caudill and Paul Ashdown. Inventing Custer: The Making of an American Legend
James E. Mueller 

William C. Meadows. The First Code Talkers: Native American Communicators in World War I
Richard Hughes