Native American perspectives on literature and history / edited by Alan R. Velie

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Subjects: Indians of North America--Ethnic identity
Indians in literature
American literature--Indian authors
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [1995]
Series: American Indian literature and critical studies series v. 19
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: vi, 130 p. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction / Alan R. Velie, Gerald Vizenor 1
Mediation in Contemporary Native American Writing / James Ruppert 7
Andrew Blackbird's Smallpox Story / Helen Jaskoski 25
The New "Frontier" of Native American Literature: Dis-Arming History with Tribal Humor / Kimberly M. Blaeser 37
"Temporary Visibility": Deloria on Sovereignty and AIM / Robert Allen Warrior 51
American Myth: Old, New, Yet Untold / Robert Berner 63
The Indian Historical Novel / Alan Velie 77
Boxcar Babies: The Santa Fe Railroad Indian Village of Richmond, California, 1940-1945 / Kurt M. Peters 93
Vizenor's Shadow Plays: Mediations and Multiplicities of Power / Juana Maria Rodriguez 107
Native American Indian Identities: Autoinscriptions and the Cultures of Names / Gerald Vizenor 117
Contributors 127
Index 129
Additional Authors: Velie, Alan R., 1937-
Notes: LCCN: 95016724
ISBN: 0806127856 (pbk. : alk. paper)
"Essays previously published in the journal Genre 25, no. 4 (1994)"--T.p. verso
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 32393446
ISBN/ISSN: 0806127856