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Texas Wisewomen Speak

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Published by PJ Pierce .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women,
  • Unabridged Audio - Autobiography/Biography,
  • Audio Adult: Books On Tape,
  • Audio - Autobiography / Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8582214M
    ISBN 100974381802
    ISBN 109780974381800

    A journalist by training, Pierce wrote Let Me Tell You What I’ve Learned: Texas Wisewomen Speak, a book of interviews with 25 women. She talks about how to write a good book proposal, the overwhelming importance of sheer perseverance and the huge influence of . Let Me Tell You What I've Learned: Texas Wisewomen Speak. Austin, Tex.: University of Texas Press, Puryear, Pamela Ashworth. Dressing Victorian: Being a Brief Overview of Women's Victorian Clothing in Texas, ; with Notes on Recreation of the Styles. Brenham, Tex.: Hermann Print Shop, Quarles, Deborah. Pierce, P.J. "Let Me Tell You What I've Learned." Texas Wisewomen Speak. Austin. Texas University Press. pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition.   So, I’m presenting them here, and the book includes the URL for the What Do You Do with a Voice Like That? page on my website, which in turn links to this post. Ackerman, Todd. Texas Wisewomen Speak. Austin: The University of Texas Press, Rodriguez, Lori. “‘For all she meant to us,'” Houston Chronicle, Janu


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Let me tell you what I've learned: Texas Wisewomen Speak (Louann Atkins Temple Women and Culture Series Book 4) - Kindle edition by Pierce, PJ, Carpenter, Liz. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Let me tell you what I've learned: Texas Wisewomen Speak (Louann Atkins Temple Women and /5(4). "Let me tell you what I've learned:" Texas Wisewomen Speak is a book worth reading.

PJ Pierce captures the spirit of all Texas women in her writing, making it clear that she too is a Texas wisewoman, born and raised in Amarillo. Read more. 7 people found this helpful. Helpful/5(4).

Written as oral history, this book moves from one voice to the next, giving a good sense of the wide variety of personalities and backgrounds. Disclaimer: Although I read it before I knew her, PJ Pierce--who collected these terrific tales--is a wisewoman herself and it's a pleasure to This meandering read is like sitting on the porch one-on-one 4/5.

This book of wisdom, "Let me tell you what I've learned": Texas Wisewomen Speak, came to life on Januthe day Barbara Jordan died. Like others, I wasn't ready to lose her. Just shy of sixty years old, Barbara contained too much wisdom yet unspoken. As a baby boomer, I had come to respect the advice of this wisewoman, especially on ethical matters that face us in good times and bad.

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By PJ Pierce. Freelance writer PJ Pierce captures this amazing spirit in her collection of interviews with Texas women, Texas Wisewomen Speak. Pierce interviews twenty-five Texas women ranging in age from 53 to Pierce writes in the book's forward: In this book, their Author: PJ Pierce.

Get this from a library. Let me tell you what I've learned: Texas wisewomen speak. [Paula Jo Pierce] -- The sense of limitless possibilities has inspired countless Texas womensometimes in the face of daunting obstaclesto build lives rich in work, family, friends, faith, and community involvement.

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In this collection of interviews, 25 well-known Texas women, ages 53 to 93 on publication, share the wisdom they've acquired through living unconventional lives. The featured women represent a cross-section of career paths and ethnic groups, as well as all geographic areas of Texas.

Their words reveal keen insights into topics such as motherhood, career challenges, being a minority, power Author: PJ Pierce.

A journalist by training, P J Pierce wrote Let Me Tell You What I've Learned: Texas Wisewomen Speak, a book of interviews with 25 women. Pierce talks about how to write a good book proposal, the overwhelming importance of sheer perseverance and th.

Let me tell you what I've learned: Texas Wisewomen Speak (Louann Atkins Temple Women and Culture Series Book 4) eBook: PJ Pierce, Liz Carpenter: : Kindle Store. "Let Me Tell You What I've Learned": Texas Wisewomen Speak. 1st edition. Foreword by Liz Carpenter. In this collection of interviews conducted by Pierce, twenty-five Texas women ranging in age from 53 to 93 share their wisdom they've acquired through living unconventional lives.

University of Texas Press, Soft cover. PJ with Liz Carpenter for PJ’s book, Texas Wisewomen Speak. Not only did PJ provide a lovely introduction, but other dear friends were in attendance: Estelle and Don Singer.

I’ve known them since time began (or so it seems). And I met PJ and them by chance in the parking lot before the talk. They will do so at a community arts series luncheon hosted by The John Cooper School Fine Arts Council.

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Story Circle Network member PJ Pierce is a freelance writer based in Austin TX. Her book, Let Me Tell You What I've Learned: Texas Wisewomen Speak, was published in by the University of Texas the book, PJ interviewed 25 well-known Texas women and the result is a distillation of the wisdom of these inspiring women.

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Today the site is O’Hare Airport and although the Douglas plant was there, the WASP training camp depicted in the book was not. The only actual training base was Avenger Field in Sweetwater, Texas. In an interview for the book “ ‘Let Me Tell You What I’ve Learned’: Texas Wisewomen Speak,” she recalled that while working on the.

In a personal essay included in the book Let Me Tell You What I've Learned: Texas Wisewomen Speak, the book’s editor notes that both sets of Natalicio’s grandparents emigrated to the U.S. from Germany. During her long tenure, Natalicio has been an outspoken advocate for Latinx students, raising UTEP's profile and collaborating with.

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The first African American to serve in the Texas Senate since Reconstruction, Barbara Jordan was also the first black woman elected to Congress from the South, and the first to deliver the keynote address at a national party convention.

Her powerful oratory stirred a nation; her ideals of ethical leadership inspired millions. Yet Jordan herself remained a mystery, a woman so private that even. The Louann Atkins Temple Women & Culture book series by multiple authors includes books Missing Mila, Finding Family: An International Adoption in the Shadow of the Salvadoran Civil War, The Journey of a Tzotzil-Maya Woman of Chiapas, Mexico: Pass Well Over the Earth, Every Woman Is a World: Interviews with Women of Chiapas (Louann Atkins Temple Women & Culture), and several more.

(Thursday, February 6, ) The Senate met at a.m. pursuant to adjournment and was called to order by the President. They have such a great responsibility to You and to the citizens of Texas. Give each a mind that is calm and a heart that is caring.

Guide each one in this chamber as we seek to do Your will in order to make Texas a. P.J. Pierce is an Austin freelance writer currently working on Carpenter's biography and will present excerpts from the new book entitled "Let Me Tell You What I've Learned: Texas Wisewomen Speak."Author: SHARON SPOONEMORE.

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PJ with Liz Carpenter for PJ’s book, Texas Wisewomen Speak. Not only did PJ provide a lovely introduction, but other dear friends were in attendance: Estelle and Don Singer.

I’ve known them since time began (or so it seems). Liz Carpenter has 14 books on Goodreads with ratings. Liz Carpenter’s most popular book is Unplanned Parenthood: The Confessions of a Seventy-somethi. Barbara J. Jacket (born Decem ) is an American retired track and field coach.

She was the women's track and field head coach for Prairie View A&M from to While with the university, Jacket won ten National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics titles and was promoted to athletic director in Apart from college athletics, Jacket was the second African-American woman Prairie View A&M.

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For the book, PJ interviewed 25 well-known Texas women and the result is a distillation of the wisdom of these inspiring women. PJ began her career in journalism at when she and her friend Candace O'Keefe edited a neighborhood newspaper for three successful years. PJ earned a B.A.

in German and journalism and an M.A. in German. This.Barbara Jordan, (Febru – Janu ) was a lawyer, educator, an American politician and a leader of the Civil Rights was the first Southern black female elected to the United States House of Representatives, and the first African-American woman to deliver a keynote address at a Democratic Party National Convention.In an interview for the book " ‘Let Me Tell You What I've Learned': Texas Wisewomen Speak," she recalled that while working on the sculpture, her chief assistant was focusing on the shoelaces of the boots, much to Ms.

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