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Author Owens, Louis.
Title Other destinies : understanding the American Indian novel / by Louis Owens.
Imprint Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [1992]
©1992
Edition First edition.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PS153.I52 O74 1992    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PS153.I52 O74 1992    AVAILABLE  
Author Owens, Louis.
Series American Indian literature and critical studies series ; v. 3
American Indian literature and critical studies series ; v. 3.
Subject American fiction -- Indian authors -- History and criticism.
Indians of North America -- Intellectual life.
Indians in literature.
Description x, 291 pages ; 23 cm.
Edition First edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-285) and index.
ISBN 0806124237 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 25368641
Table of Contents
 Acknowledgments 
1Other Destinies, Other Plots: An Introduction to Indian Novels3
2Origin Mists: John Rollin Ridge's Masquerade and Mourning Dove's Mixedbloods32
3Maps of the Mind: John Joseph Mathews and D'Arcy McNickle49
4Acts of Imagination: The Novels of N. Scott Momaday90
5Earthboy's Return: James Welch's Acts of Recovery128
6"The Very Essence of Our Lives": Leslie Silko's Webs of Identity167
7Erdrich and Dorris's Mixedbloods and Multiple Narratives192
8Ecstatic Strategies: Gerald Vizenor's Trickster Narratives225
 Notes255
 References275
 Bibliography of American Indian Novels283
 Index286


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