Teresa Jordan

Teresa Jordan

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TERESA JORDAN was raised as part of the fourth generation on a cattle ranch in the Iron Mountain country of southeast Wyoming and has written or edited seven books about Western rural life, culture, and the environment, including the memoir Riding the White Horse Home and the classic study of women on ranches and in the rodeo, Cowgirls: Women of the American West. She is the recipient of the Western Heritage Award from the Cowboy Hall of Fame for script writing and a literary fellowship from the National Endowment of the Arts as well as many other literary awards. Her most recent book is Field Notes from Yosemite, the second volume in her series of Sketchbook Expeditions.

She is the author of:

The Year of Living Virtuously: Weekends Off