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Traditional literatures of the American Indian

texts and interpretations

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North America
    • Subjects:
    • Indian literature -- North America -- History and criticism.,
    • Folk literature, Indian -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementcompiled and edited by Karl Kroeber.
      ContributionsKroeber, Karl, 1926-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPM155 .T7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination162 p. ;
      Number of Pages162
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4103749M
      ISBN 100803227043, 0803277539
      LC Control Number80018338

      Studies in American Indian Literatures | Studies in American Indian Literatures (SAIL) is the only journal in the United States that focuses exclusively on American Indian literatures. With a wide. Latin American Indian Literatures Journal is a blind-refereed journal that publishes texts of and studies about Latin American Indian literatures, including Mesoamerican pictorial manuscripts and rock art, book reviews, and bibliography. ISSN:

      Conventional American literary scholarship also has the opportunity, and I think the obligation as [p. 59] well, to help bring about the formal recognition of the native literatures in our schools-through a careful review of American literature curricula, through insistence that classroom anthologies include significant and authentic native.   The late twentieth century in Native American letters is marked by a widespread literary flowering across the genres, the “Native American Renaissance,” heralded by the publication of Vine Deloria Jr.'s (Standing Rock Sioux) Custer Died for Your Sins: An Indian Manifesto (), the first of his numerous works of philosophy, religious Author: Margo Lukens.

      The American Indian Quarterly &2 () Although Yankton Sioux writer Zitkala-Ša (Gertrude Bonnin, –) was, as P. Jane Hafen notes, "virtually unknown for many decades. (), Traditional Literatures of the American Indian: Texts and Interpretations (; 2nd ed., ). In addition, Kroeber coedited Ishi in Three Centuries () with his brother Clifton. With his passing, we have lost a superb literary scholar, inspiring teacher, and dedicated friend of American Indian literatures.


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