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American Literature (2007) 79 (3): 445–473.
Published: 01 September 2007
... covered with beaded strings and belts, known as wampum.1 Exchanged during peace-treaty negotiations, wampum serves, according to a Jesuit missionary in the area, “the same func- tion as writing and contracts among us” ( JR, 40:164).2 The wampum that Kiotseaeton brings to this encounter represents...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (4): 857–863.
Published: 01 December 2015
... transitions between the local, national, and global, this work considers a range of texts, genres, and fields of study toward developing a pedagogy and engaged reading practice that might envision a cosmopolitan ethics. Reading the Wampum: Essays on Hodinöhsö:ni’ Visual Code and Epistemological...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (4): 825–827.
Published: 01 December 2015
... continue the work of unfolding the geographies of early American studies, opening the textual canon (to include Andean quipu/khipu, color-striped staffs, wampum, and the book, among others), and expanding the ways we encounter, experience, and read textual material. The benefit of such an...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (3): 439–467.
Published: 01 September 2009
... being savages, the Pequots functionalized their purported savagery for strategic purposes. Violence is no longer primitive in the whizzing- arrow sense but instead functions something like wampum, a product of more advanced indigenous peoples set apart from “Indians” and...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (2): 399–401.
Published: 01 June 2013
... modes of communication; examining wampum (particularly in the context of the Jesuit relations); addressing quipu (especially in the chronicle of Guaman Pomo); and tracing the work of Polynesian tattooing (alluded to in Herman Melville’s Moby-Dick). Rasmussen insists that “it is time to relinquish...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (2): 402–404.
Published: 01 June 2013
... modes of communication; examining wampum (particularly in the context of the Jesuit relations); addressing quipu (especially in the chronicle of Guaman Pomo); and tracing the work of Polynesian tattooing (alluded to in Herman Melville’s Moby-Dick). Rasmussen insists that “it is time to relinquish...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (2): 404–407.
Published: 01 June 2013
...  American Literature modes of communication; examining wampum (particularly in the context of the Jesuit relations); addressing quipu (especially in the chronicle of Guaman Pomo); and tracing the work of Polynesian tattooing (alluded to in Herman Melville’s Moby-Dick). Rasmussen insists that “it is...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (2): 407–409.
Published: 01 June 2013
... University Press 400  American Literature modes of communication; examining wampum (particularly in the context of the Jesuit relations); addressing quipu (especially in the chronicle of Guaman Pomo); and tracing the work of Polynesian tattooing (alluded to in Herman Melville’s Moby-Dick...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (2): 409–412.
Published: 01 June 2013
... 2013 © 2013 by Duke University Press 400  American Literature modes of communication; examining wampum (particularly in the context of the Jesuit relations); addressing quipu (especially in the chronicle of Guaman Pomo); and tracing the work of Polynesian tattooing (alluded to in Herman...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (2): 413–416.
Published: 01 June 2013
... equation with alphabetic and phonographic American Literature, Volume 85, Number 2, June 2013 © 2013 by Duke University Press 400  American Literature modes of communication; examining wampum (particularly in the context of the Jesuit relations); addressing quipu (especially in the chronicle of...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (2): 416–417.
Published: 01 June 2013
... the colonial history of its equation with alphabetic and phonographic American Literature, Volume 85, Number 2, June 2013 © 2013 by Duke University Press 400  American Literature modes of communication; examining wampum (particularly in the context of the Jesuit relations); addressing quipu...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (4): 807–834.
Published: 01 December 2010
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American Literature (2012) 84 (3): 533–561.
Published: 01 September 2012
.... American Literature, Volume 84, Number 3, September 2012 DOI 10.1215/00029831-1664710 © 2012 by Duke University Press 534 American Literature recentIn years, scholars have productively invoked various Native communications media—from “petroglyphs, pottery, wampum, [and] post-­hole patterns” to...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (4): 677–705.
Published: 01 December 2008
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American Literature (2009) 81 (3): 630–632.
Published: 01 September 2009
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American Literature (2009) 81 (3): 633–635.
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American Literature (2009) 81 (3): 635–637.
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American Literature (2009) 81 (3): 637–639.
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American Literature (2009) 81 (3): 639–641.
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American Literature (2009) 81 (3): 641–643.
Published: 01 September 2009