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American Literature (2021) 93 (1): 151–153.
Published: 01 March 2021
... Transnationalism . By Adam Spry . Albany : SUNY Press . 2018 . xx, 234 pp. Cloth, $95.00 ; paper, $32.95 ; e-book available. Stoking the Fire: Nationhood in Cherokee Writing, 1907–1970 . By Kirby Brown . Norman : Oklahoma Univ. Press . 2018 . xx, 292 pp. Cloth, $39.95 ; paper...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (1): 191–193.
Published: 01 March 2016
... in the Thinking Matters program and the Center for Biomedical Ethics at Stanford University. Progressive Traditions: Identity in Cherokee Literature and Culture . By Nelson Joshua B. . Norman : Univ. of Oklahoma Press . 2014 . xviii , 296 pp. $34.95 . Sovereign Stories: Aesthetics...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (4): 645–680.
Published: 01 December 2015
... . Cambridge : Belknap Press of Harvard Univ. Press . Barton Benjamin Smith . 1797 . New Views of the Origin of the Tribes and Nations of America . Philadelphia : Printed for the author by John Bioren . Bass Althea . 1936 . Cherokee Messenger . Norman : Univ. of Oklahoma Press...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (2): 429–430.
Published: 01 June 2001
... cites the appearance of tricksters in Iroquois and Cheyenne (58), in Coman- che (61), and in Apache cultures (63), but not in Cherokee folklore. Because Ridge was a Cherokee, it would seem reasonable to establish the presence...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (2): 419–428.
Published: 01 June 2006
... 2006 Brief Mention Editions A Cherokee Woman’s America: Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, 1831–1907. Ed. Karen L. Kilcup. Gainesville: Univ. Press of Florida. 2005. xxi, 189 pp. $59.95. Narcissa Owen was a Native American of Scotch-Irish and Cherokee descent whose 1907 memoirs are composed...
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American Literature (2007) 79 (1): 229–240.
Published: 01 March 2007
... involved complex negotiations of national values in an age of transition from an agrarian to an industrial society. Brief Mention  233 Elias Cornelius Boudinot: A Life on the Cherokee Border. By James W. Parins. Lincoln: Univ...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 181–183.
Published: 01 March 2005
.... Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2004. ix, 367 pp. Cloth, $49.95; paper, $19.95. In this compelling book, Maureen Konkle sets forth a cohesive multitribal history of Native writing from the Cherokee Resistance of the 1820s to the politicized tribal-historical writings of mid-century...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (4): 891–894.
Published: 01 December 2004
... of minority women’s public voices. Bennett slips, for instance, from insisting that minority women appropriated traditional language and formasa‘‘rhetoricalstrategy’’towarningthatwhenreadingthepublished work of Cherokee schoolgirl Qua-say, readers ‘‘cannot be surehowmuch she is merely ‘parroting’ what she...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (1): 47–83.
Published: 01 March 2001
... Buren on 23 April 1838, in which he protests Cherokee removal. His public stance cannot be interpreted as anti-expansionist because he posits an intracultural conflict. For Emerson, removal is a violation of the Cherokees to the extent that he thinks of them as potential Americans seeking to ‘‘redeem...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (4): 673–699.
Published: 01 December 2010
... States. In 1832 he appeared on the lecture circuit with Chero- kee activist Elias Boudinot, where both men lobbied for the respec- tive rights of their people.36 Boudinot, of course, was petitioning for a stay of removal and arguing for the “advanced” state of the Cherokee in their drive to govern...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (2): 413–421.
Published: 01 June 2004
..., and activists who forged a cultural movement. ‘‘The Cherokee Night’’ and Other Plays. By Lynn Riggs. Norman: Univ. of Oklahoma Press. 2003. xx, 343 pp. Ltd. leatherbound ed., $69.95; paper, $24.95. The latest collection of the works of one of the most prominent American Indian dramatists of the twentieth...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (4): 881–890.
Published: 01 December 2009
... Venner; the Cherokee National Female Semi- nary’s newspaper Wreath of Cherokee Rose Buds and S. Alice Callahan’s 1891 novel Wynema; and Frances Harper’s 1888 serial novel Trial and Triumph. Alves reads these narratives about female education through and against “true womanhood...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (2): 420–422.
Published: 01 June 2019
...-dispossession through intricate close readings of the novel The History of Little Goody Two-Shoes (1765) and variations on the ballad “The Children in the Wood”; Joseph Lancaster’s monitorial pedagogy and the archives of the Brainerd missionary school that used his system to “civilize” Cherokee children...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (2): 432–434.
Published: 01 June 2019
... discussions of abolitionist arrivant petitions and recolonization projects with reflections on treaty negotiations in the Northwest Territories in the 1780s and 1790s, and Creek and Cherokee resistance to removal in the 1830s. Ben-zvi draws attention to the complex ways that the understanding of “nativity...
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American Literature (2012) 84 (4): 691–714.
Published: 01 December 2012
... Apess’s work, particularly his autobiography, A Son of the Forest (1829, revised in 1831).5 A Son of the Forest notably lacks the markers of political antagonism present in contemporaneous public de­ bates over Indian removal in the Southeast, particularly the Cherokees from Georgia...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 179–181.
Published: 01 March 2005
.... In this compelling book, Maureen Konkle sets forth a cohesive multitribal history of Native writing from the Cherokee Resistance of the 1820s to the politicized tribal-historical writings of mid-century Ojibwes and Iroquois. She exposes ‘‘the rapid naturalizing of the [non-Native] epistemology of racial dif...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (3): 663–665.
Published: 01 September 2003
... of Choctaw-Cherokee-Irish-Cajun author Louis Owens. LaLonde grounds his eclectic analysis in an understand- ing of the power of stories to create resistant communities and cultural iden- tities. For example, he...
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American Literature (2021) 93 (3): 533–536.
Published: 01 September 2021
... gendered colonialism. Moving from the pages of a turn-of-the-twentieth-century magazine edited by Ora V. Eddleman Reed, a writer of Cherokee descent, to Felicia Luna Lemus’s 2003 Chicana lesbian coming-of-age novel Trace Elements of Random Tea Parties , she exposes fertile new ground for intersectional...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (2): 247–274.
Published: 01 June 2003
...- son at South West Point—Nine principal Chiefs of the Cherokees & a large number of the common Indians appeared in the funeral procession and testified by their deportment [and] by sighs & death songs that they felt...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (3): 585–588.
Published: 01 September 2020
... practices. Literary Indians thus shows that the “literary” for Indigenous people resides in aesthetic practices brought onto the manuscript page and into print throughout the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Reading Native aesthetics in Creek and Cherokee maps, Mohegan and Haudenosaunee rhetorical...