The Native American In American Literature

Author by : Roger O. Rock
Languange : en
Publisher by : Greenwood Publishing Group
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Description : This bibliography is a starting point for those interested in researching the American Indian in literature or American Indian literature. Designed to augment other major bibliographies, it classifies all relevant bibliographies and critical works and supplies listings not cited by them. The author's general introduction provides bibliographical background for those beginning research in the field. Cited works are listed alphabetically by the author's or editor's last name in each of three categories: bibliographies; works about the Indian in literature; and Indian literature. Each citation is numbered and the cross-referenced subject and author indexes refer to each work by number, thereby facilitating speedy reference.


A Reference Guide For English Studies

Author by : Michael J. Marcuse
Languange : en
Publisher by : Univ of California Press
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Dictionary Of Midwestern Literature Volume 2

Author by : Philip A. Greasley
Languange : en
Publisher by : Indiana University Press
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Description : The Midwest has produced a robust literary heritage. Its authors have won half of the nation’s Nobel Prizes for Literature plus a significant number of Pulitzer Prizes. This volume explores the rich racial, ethnic, and cultural diversity of the region. It also contains entries on 35 pivotal Midwestern literary works, literary genres, literary, cultural, historical, and social movements, state and city literatures, literary journals and magazines, as well as entries on science fiction, film, comic strips,graphic novels, and environmental writing. Prepared by a team of scholars, this second volume of the Dictionary of Midwestern Literature is a comprehensive resource that demonstrates the Midwest’s continuing cultural vitality and the stature and distinctiveness of its literature.


United States History

Author by : Louise Alice Merriam
Languange : en
Publisher by : Manchester University Press
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Traditional Literatures Of The American Indian

Author by : Karl Kroeber
Languange : en
Publisher by : U of Nebraska Press
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Description : In American Indian societies, storytelling and speech-making are invested with special significance, crafted to reveal central psychological and social values, tensions, and ambi-guities. As Karl Kroeber notes, "It is our scholarship, not Indian storytelling, that is primitive, undeveloped." ø This book is an essential introduction to the study and appreciation of American Indian oral literatures. The essays, by leading scholars, illuminate the subtle artistry of form and content that gives spoken stories and myths an enduring vitality in native communities yet often makes them perplexing to outsiders. The presentation and analysis of complete oral texts, often without translations, enable the reader to grasp the meaning, purpose, and structure of the tales and to become familiar with the techniques scholars use to translate and interpret them. ø This expanded edition of the widely praised collection contains a recent analysis of the Wintu myth of female sexuality, a revised introduction by Karl Kroeber, a contribution by Dell Hymes, a new translation by Dennis Tedlock, and a new, annotated bibliography.


Guides To Library Collection Development

Author by : John Thomas Gillespie
Languange : en
Publisher by : Libraries Unltd Incorporated
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Description : Designed to enhance collection development in school, public, and college libraries, this work annotates 1,671 significant bibliographies that were published between 1985 and late 1993, with some earlier but still useful publications included as well. Entries are divided into three major categories


The Native American In Long Fiction

Author by : Joan Beam
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Description : Lists fiction by and about Native Americans, with synopsis, time period, location, and tribe


Native North Americans In Literature For Youth

Author by : Alice Crosetto
Languange : en
Publisher by : Scarecrow Press
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Description : This reference volume lists hundreds of resources—books, Internet sites, and media titles—that will assist K-12 students and educators to learn about North American Natives. These appropriate and quality resources are subdivided into chapters covering geographic regions, history, religions, social life, customs and traditions, Nations, oral tradition, biographies, and fiction.


American Ethnic Literatures

Author by : David R. Peck
Languange : en
Publisher by : Salem PressInc
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Storia Nordamericana

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