American Indian literature and the Southwest : contexts and dispositions / Eric Gary Anderson

Author(s): Anderson, Eric Gary, 1960-
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Subjects: American literature--Indian authors--History and criticism
Indians of North America--Southwestern States--Intellectual life
American literature--Southwestern States--History and criticism
American literature--Southwest, New--History and criticism
Indians in literature
Southwestern States--In literature
Southwest, New--In literature
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st University of Texas Press ed
Published: Austin : University of Texas Press, 1999
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: xii, 225 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Table of Contents: Illustrations
Introduction. Migration and Displacement in the American Southwest 1
1. Mobile Homes: Migration and Resistance in American Indian Literature 17
2. Unsettling Frontiers: Billy the Kid and the Outlaw Southwest 41
3. Outlawing Apaches: Geronimo and Jason Betzinez 51
4. Photography as Resistance in Almanac of the Dead 63
5. Indian Detours, or, Where the Indians Aren't: Management and Preservation in the Euro-American Southwest 77
6. Driven to Extraction: McTeague in the Desert 92
7. Mary Austin, Sarah Winnemucca, and the Problems of Authority 112
8. Cleaning out the House: Tom Outland, Dead Indians, and the First World War 133
9. Krazy Kat I: Contexts and Crossings 147
10. Krazy Kat II: Navajo Aesthetics 169
Conclusion. Cross-Purposes and Purposeful Crossings 187
Notes 197
Works Cited 207
Index 219
Alternate Titles: Cover title: American Indian literature & the Southwest
Notes: LCCN: 98024862
ISBN: 0292704895 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0292704887 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-217) and index
OCLC Number: 39143172
ISBN/ISSN: 0292704895