4/26 Women's Words: Dianna Hunter

Apr 24, 2015

Dianna Hunter

Women's Words on April 26, 2015 featured Dianna Hunter of Duluth reading from her story, "The Dead Cow and the Great Man" which received an award for creative nonfiction by Lake Superior Writers in 2014.

Recently retired from coordinating the Women's and Gender Studies program at UW-Superior, Dianna Hunter gardens, catches rainwater, and shovels snow on the Duluth hillside. A former dairy farmer, farmer's advocate, and participant in back-to-the-land, lesbian-feminist farm experiments, she is also the author of a book of oral history accounts of the 1980s farm crisis, Breaking Hard Ground: Stories of the Minnesota Farm Advocates, and of fiction, nonfiction, and journalism published in various national and regional journals.