Estes, Clarissa Pinkola

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ESTES, Clarissa Pinkola

ESTES, Clarissa Pinkola. American, b. 1943. Genres: Songs/Lyrics and libretti, Psychology, Women's studies and issues. Career: Poet; psychoanalyst; clinical practice, Denver, CO, 1971-. Developer and teacher of "Writing as Liberation of the Spirit" program in state and federal prisons throughout the U.S., 1971-; Women in Transition Safe House, Denver, co-coordinator, 1973-75; C. G. Jung Center for Education and Research, executive director; founder, Guadelupe Foundation (human rights organization); trustee, Union Institute and University, and Vermont College; Bloomsbury Review, contributing editor; educational posttrauma specialist. Publications: Women Who Run with the Wolves: Myths and Stories of the Wild Woman Archetype, 1992; The Gift of Story: A Wise Tale about What Is Enough, 1993; The Faithful Gardener: A Wise Tale about That Which Can Never Die, 1995. Contributor to books. Address: 1015 S Gaylord St Box 188, Denver, CO 80209, U.S.A.