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American Literature (2007) 79 (3): 445–473.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Birgit Brander Rasmussen Duke University Press 2007 Birgit Negotiating Peace, Negotiating Literacies: Brander A French-Iroquois Encounter and the Rasmussen Making of Early American Literature A large canoe with three Iroquois men and a...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (1): 201.
Published: 01 March 2008
... the MLA to Birgit Brander Rasmussen, University of Wisconsin, Madison, for “Negotiating Peace, Negotiating Literacies: A French-Iroquois Encounter and the Making of Early American Literature” (September, 445–73). Members of the judging committee were Ellen Gruber Garvey, New Jersey City Uni...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (3): 459–496.
Published: 01 September 2001
... white colonial life. At the turn of the nineteenth century, while Brown was writing, the U.S. government worked vigorously to assimilate Iroquois com- munities, including Mohawks, by forcibly converting them into dis- Charles Brockden Brown’s Biloquial Nation 461 crete...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 181–183.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Ojibwes and Iroquois. She exposes ‘‘the rapid naturalizing of the [non-Native] epistemology of racial dif- ference’’ by focusing on Natives’ strategic ‘‘manipulations of and interactions with that racial identity’’ (39) as they also work to maintain viable ways and means of self-representation. This...
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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 of...
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American Literature (2007) 79 (3): 475–500.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Fenimore Cooper, The Pioneers The legal strategy of the federal lawyers of the Sec- ond Circuit Court of Appeals was to pettifog, and it was successful. In 1926 the Iroquois of western New York sued for the return of a limited portion of their once vast...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (4): 857–863.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Recovery. By Penelope Myrtle Kelsey. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse Univ. Press. 2014. xxxi, 152. Cloth, $29.95; e-book available. In Iroquois culture, wampum belts consist of hemp cords strung with white and purple beads made from shells. Although these belts have significant spiri- tual properties, this...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (2): 217–243.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Oklahoma Press . Hamilton Kristie . 1998 . America’s Sketchbook: The Cultural Life of a Nineteenth-Century Literary Genre . Athens : Ohio Univ. Press . Hauptman Laurence . 2001 . Conspiracy of Interests: Iroquois Dispossession and the Rise of New York State . Syracuse, NY...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 179–181.
Published: 01 March 2005
... 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 Ojibwes and Iroquois. She exposes...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (4): 673–699.
Published: 01 December 2010
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American Literature (2012) 84 (4): 691–714.
Published: 01 December 2012
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American Literature (2017) 89 (3): 529–556.
Published: 01 September 2017
...). The allusion is to a “forest proverb” of the Iroquois, which holds that there will be “grief to every graybeard” when a society’s seniors assume a subordinate position to their descendants (ll. 42, 44). Yet “Apathy and Enthusiasm” records no real transition from one feeling to another in this apparent...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (3): 583–611.
Published: 01 September 2009
... colonialism and American frontier mythology while preserving what he sees as mestizaje’s essentially creative power. In sum, the Spanish would have been repulsed by the Iroquois, and the Pilgrims would never have tried to coexist with the Mayans, while the Russians and French would have...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (4): 723–749.
Published: 01 December 2003
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American Literature (2004) 76 (1): 59–87.
Published: 01 March 2004
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American Literature (2015) 87 (1): 187–189.
Published: 01 March 2015
... context and to connect oral and written expressions. Each of the book’s four chapters embeds masterful literary analysis in rich historical contexts. The first two chapters focus on oral and ritual performances including the Iroquois condolence ceremony, Tlingit potlatch, Ghost Dance songs, and...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (1): 190–192.
Published: 01 March 2015
... context and to connect oral and written expressions. Each of the book’s four chapters embeds masterful literary analysis in rich historical contexts. The first two chapters focus on oral and ritual performances including the Iroquois condolence ceremony, Tlingit potlatch, Ghost Dance songs, and...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (1): 192–194.
Published: 01 March 2015
... ritual performances including the Iroquois condolence ceremony, Tlingit potlatch, Ghost Dance songs, and speeches of dying Indians. The fol- lowing two chapters focus on nineteenth- and twentieth-century written auto- biography, poetry, and fiction. A major contribution of Krupat’s scholarship as...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (1): 194–197.
Published: 01 March 2015
... ritual performances including the Iroquois condolence ceremony, Tlingit potlatch, Ghost Dance songs, and speeches of dying Indians. The fol- lowing two chapters focus on nineteenth- and twentieth-century written auto- biography, poetry, and fiction. A major contribution of Krupat’s scholarship as...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (1): 197–199.
Published: 01 March 2015
... ritual performances including the Iroquois condolence ceremony, Tlingit potlatch, Ghost Dance songs, and speeches of dying Indians. The fol- lowing two chapters focus on nineteenth- and twentieth-century written auto- biography, poetry, and fiction. A major contribution of Krupat’s scholarship as...