Reading Native American women : critical/creative representations / edited by Inés Hernandez-Avila

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Subjects: American literature--Indian authors--History and criticism
American literature--Women authors--History and criticism
Indian women--United States--Intellectual life
Women and literature--United States
Indian women--Intellectual life
Indian women in literature
Indians in literature
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Lanham, MD : Altamira Press, c2005
Series: Contemporary Native American communities 15
Contemporary Native American communities v. 15
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: viii, 275 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: "Remember" / Joy Harjo
Ch. 1. Telling stories to the seventh generation : resisting the assimilationist narrative of Stiya / Janice Gould 9
Ch. 2. Blood, rebellion, and motherhood in the political imagination of indigenous people / Victoria Bomberry 21
Ch. 3. Personalizing methodology : narratives of imprisoned native women / Luana Ross 39
Ch. 4. Rape and the war against native women / Andrea Smith 63
Ch. 5. The big pipe case / Elizabeth Cook-Lynn 77
Ch. 6. Toward a decolonization of the mind and text : Leslie Marmon Silko's Ceremony / Gloria Bird 93
Ch. 7. Native InFormation / Joanne Barker, Teresia Teaiwa 107
Ch. 8. Photographic memoirs of an aboriginal savant : living on occupied land / Hulleah J. Tsinhnahjinnie 129
Ch. 9. The storyteller's escape : sovereignty and worldview / Reid Gomez 145
Ch. 10. Relocations upon relocations : home, language and Native American women's writings / Ines Hernandez-Avila 171
Ch. 11. The trick is going home : secular spiritualism in Native American women's literature / Carolyn Dunn 189
Ch. 12. Dildos, hummingbirds and driving her crazy : searching for American Indian women's love poetry and erotics / Deborah A. Miranda 203
Ch. 13. Seeing red : American Indian women speaking about their religious and political perspectives / Ines Talamantez 219
Ch. 14. Out of bounds : indigenous knowing and the study of religion / Mary C. Churchill 251
Additional Authors: Hernández-Avila, Inés
Notes: LCCN: 2004028337
ISBN: 0759103712 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0759103720 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references
OCLC Number: 57208249
ISBN/ISSN: 0759103712