MN Reads: "What God is Honored Here?" edited by Shannon Gibney and Kao Kalia Yang

Oct 17, 2019

There's only one way people arrive here on this planet, observed an contributor to the book of What God is Honored Here? Writings on Miscarriage and Infant Loss by and for Native Women and Women of Color, Sun Yung Shin. 

And yet the subject of miscarriage and infant loss remains a shameful secret.

After they suffered their own losses a few years ago, co-editors Shannon Gibney and Kao Kalia Yang decided to, as many have before them, to write the book they needed but couldn't find.

In Shannon's words, "We have to become more comfortable with being uncomfortable."

  What God is Honored Here? Writings on Miscarriage and Infant Loss by and for Native Women and Women of Color is published by the University of Minnesota Press.

There is a book discussion guide in PDF file format available here.