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Cover of "The Making of a Matriot" featuring a woman raising her first in front of a graffitied wall
Published: 
September 2003
Publisher: 
Red Hen Press
ISBN: 
978-1888996739

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The Making of a Matriot

Author: 
Frances Payne Alder

Matriot (ma’ – tri – at) noun 1. One who loves his or her country. 2. One who loves and protects the people of his or her country. 3. One who perceives national defense as health, education, and shelter for all people in his or her country, and the world.

Bio

Frances Payne Alder earned a Master of Fine Arts in creative writing at Arizona State University in 1989.