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Title Handbook of Native American literature / Andrew Wiget, editor.
Imprint New York ; London : Garland, [1996]
©1996

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 MUSKINGUM STACKS  PM155 .D53    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  PM155 .D53    AVAILABLE  
Series Garland reference library of the humanities ; v. 1815
Subject Indian literature -- United States -- Encyclopedias.
American literature -- Indian authors -- Encyclopedias.
Alt Name Wiget, Andrew.
Uniform Title Dictionary of Native American literature.
Description xviii, 598 pages ; 23 cm.
Note Originally published as: Dictionary of Native American literature.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Native American oral literatures: a critical orientation / Andrew Wiget -- Oral literature of the Alaskan arctic / Phyllis Morrow -- Oral literature of the subarctic Athapaskans / Scott Rushforth -- Native oral literature of the Northwest Coast and the Plateau / M. Dale Kinkade -- Oral literature of California and the intermountain region / William Bright -- Oral literature of the Southwest / Andrew Wiget -- Oral literature of the Plains Indians / Julian Rice -- Oral literature of the Northeastern Algonquians and the Northern Iroquoians / Gordon M. Day, Michael K. Foster --
Oral literature of the Southeast / George E. Lankford -- Oral historical epic narratives / Alexander Vaschenko -- The Native American trickster / Barbara Babcock, Jay Cox -- Oratory / Donald Bahr -- Dreams, song and narrative / Donald Bahr -- Revitalization movements and oral literature / Kenneth M. Morrison -- Myth and religion of Native America / Kenneth M. Morrison -- The Bible and traditional Indian literature / Jarold Ramsey -- The white man in Native oral tradition / Jarold Ramsey -- Native American writing: beginnings to 1967 / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff --
Population, reservations, and federal Indian policy / Ronald A. Janke -- Autobiography / David Brumble, Arnold Krupat -- Women's autobiography / Gretchen M. Bataille, Kathleen M. Sands -- Coyote's jokebook: humor in Native American literature and culture / John Lowe -- William Apes / Bernd C. Peyer -- Black Elk / Julian Rice -- Elias Boudinot / James W. Parins -- S. Alice Callahan / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff -- George Copway / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff -- Charles Alexander Eastman / Bernd C. Peyer -- E. Pauline Johnson / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff -- John Joseph Mathews / Terry P. Wilson --
(William) D'Arcy McNickle / Birgit Hans -- Mourning Dove / Alanna K. Brown -- Samson Occom / Bernd C. Peyer -- John Milton Oskison / Gretchen Ronnow -- Simon Pokagon / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff -- Alexander Lawrence Posey / Daniel F. Littlefield, Jr. -- John Rollin Ridge / James W. Parins -- (Rolla) Lynn Riggs / Thomas A. Erhard -- Jane Johnston Schoolcraft / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff -- Sarah Winnemucca / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff -- Zitkala Sa / Mary A. Stout -- Contemporary Native American writing: an overview / Joseph Bruchac -- Critical approaches to Native American literature / Arnold Krupat --
Hanay Geiogamah / Sue M. Johnson -- Joy Harjo / Norma C. Wilson -- Lance (David) Henson / Gogisgi Carroll Arnett -- Linda Henderson Hogan / Norma C. Wilson -- Maurice Kenny / James Ruppert -- Thomas King / A LaVonne Brown Ruoff -- N(avarre) Scott Momaday / Susan Scarberry-Garcia -- Duane (McGinniss) Niaturm / Andrea Lerner -- Simon J. Ortiz / Robert M. Nelson -- Carter Revard / Franchot Ballinger -- Wendy Rose / Norma C. Wilson -- Leslie Marmon Silko / Elaine A. Jahner -- Hyemeyohsts (Chuck) Storm / Robert F. Sayre -- Gerald Vizenor / Alan R. Velie -- Anna Lee Walters / James Ruppert --
James Welch / Kathryn S. Vangen -- Roberta Hill Whiteman / Norma C. Wilson -- Ray (Anthony) Young Bear / Robert F. Gish.
ISBN 081532586X (pbk)
OCLC # 37399135
Table of Contents
 List of Figures 
 Introduction / Andrew Wiget 
 Advisory Board and Contributors 
 Native American Oral Literatures: A Critical Orientation / Andrew Wiget3
 Oral Literature of the Alaskan Arctic / Phyllis Morrow19
 Oral Literature of the Subarctic Athapaskans / Scott Rushforth27
 Native Oral Literature of the Northwest Coast and the Plateau / M. Dale Kinkade33
 Oral Literature of California and the Intermountain Region / William Bright47
 Oral Literature of the Southwest / Andrew Wiget53
 Oral Literature of the Plains Indians / Julian Rice65
 Oral Literatures of the Northeastern Algonquians and the Northern Iroquoians / Gordon M. Day, Michael K. Foster73
 Oral Literature of the Southeast / George F. Lankford83
 Oral Historical Epic Narratives / Alexander Vaschenko91
 The Native American Trickster / Barbara Babcock, Jay Cox99
 Oratory / Donald Bahr107
 Dream Songs / Donald Bahr119
 Revitalization Movements and Oral Literature / Kenneth M. Morrison125
 Myth and Religion of Native America / Kenneth M. Morrison131
 The Bible and Traditional Indian Literature / Jarold Ramsey135
 The White Man in Native Oral Tradition / Jarold Ramsey139
 Native American Writing: Beginnings to 1967 / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff145
 Population, Reservations, and Federal Indian Policy / Ronald A. Janke155
 Autobiography / David Brumble, Arnold Krupat175
 Women's Autobiography / Gretchen M. Bataille, Kathleen M. Sands187
 Coyote's Jokebook: Humor in Native American Literature and Culture / John Lowe193
 William Apes / Bernd C. Peyer207
 Black Elk / Julian Rice211
 Elias Boudinot / James W. Parius217
 S. Alice Callahan / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff221
 George Copway / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff225
 Charles Alexander Eastman / Bernd C. Peyer231
 E. Pauline Johnson / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff239
 John Joseph Mathews / Terry P. Wilson245
 (William) D'Arcy McNickle / Birgit Hans251
 Mourning Dove / Alanna K. Brown259
 Samson Occom / Bernd C. Peyer265
 John Milton Oskison / Gretchen Ronnow271
 Simon Pokagon / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff277
 Alexander Lawrence Posey / Daniel F. Littlefield, Jr.281
 John Rollin Ridge / James W. Parins285
 (Rolla) Lynn Riggs / Thomas A. Erbard289
 Jane Johnston Schoolcraft / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff295
 Sarah Winnemucca / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff299
 Zitkala Sa / Mary A. Stout303
 Contemporary Native American Writing: An Overview / Joseph Bruchac311
 Critical Approaches to Native American Literature / Arnold Krupat329
 European Responses to Native American Literatures / Laura Coltelli339
 Teaching Indian Literature / Kenneth M. Roemer347
 Native Literature of Canada / Thomas King353
 New Native American Fiction / John Lloyd Purdy371
 The New Native American Theater / Hanay L. Geiogamah377
 Indians in Anglo-American Literature, 1492 to 1990 / James Ruppert383
 Paula Gunn Allen / James Ruppert395
 Joseph Bruchae / Andrea Lerner401
 Elizabeth Cook-Lynn / James Ruppert407
 Vine Deloria, Jr. / Roger Dunsmore411
 Michael (Anthony) Dorris / Barbara K. Robins417
 (Karen) Louise Erdrich / John Lloyd Purdy423
 Hanay Geiogamah / Sue M. Johnson431
 Joy Harjo / Norma C. Wilson437
 Lance (David) Henson / Gogisgi Carroll Arnett445
 Linda Henderson Hogan / Norma C. Wilson449
 Maurice Kenny / James Ruppert453
 Thomas King / A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff459
 N(avarre) Scott Momaday / Susan Scarberry-Garcia463
 Duane (McGinniss) Niatum / Andrea Lerner479
 Simon J. Ortiz / Robert M. Nelson483
 Carter Revard / Franchot Ballinger491
 Wendy Rose / Norma C. Wilson495
 Leslie Marmon Silko / Elaine A. Jahner499
 Hyemeyohsts (Chuck) Storm / Robert F. Sayre513
 Gerald Vizenor / Alan R. Velie519
 Anna Lee Walters / James Ruppert527
 James Welch / Kathryn S. Vangen531
 Roberta Hill Whiteman / Norma C. Wilson539
 Ray (Anthony) Young Bear / Robert F. Gish545
 Index549