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Western Lit: Liz Stephens’ Essays Depict the Rural, Friendly Charms of the West

A wistful and at times mournful spirit permeates the 41 brief essays that make up Liz Stephens’ first book, The Days Are Gods. The Oklahoma-born Stephens is a “card-carrying Choctaw tribal member” and recently earned a doctorate in creative nonfiction. Her multifaceted memoir is the 34th volume in the acclaimed “American Lives” series. What is […]