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Genre (2023) 56 (1): 139–144.
Published: 01 April 2023
...Edgar Garcia edgarcia@uchicago.edu Chadwick Allen , Earthworks Rising: Mound Building in Native Literature and Arts , Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2022 . Copyright © 2023 by University of Oklahoma 2023 A few years ago, before the pandemic, I was invited...
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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 65–83.
Published: 01 December 2006
... their rigid features. And the men understood what it meant. A grave was dug for the soldiers. And the empty canteen accompanied them in their final resting place. When the war was over the villagers placed a double cross over the mound sheltering the remains of the two...
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Genre (2015) 48 (1): 99–118.
Published: 01 April 2015
... of the soil,  — to receive seed. The secret of the seed,  — the germ. The secret of man,  — the sower. The secret of woman,  — the soil. My secret: Under a mound that you shall never find. (Masters 1915, 201) In reading Spoon...
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Genre (2012) 45 (1): 121–142.
Published: 01 March 2012
... and mounds and gates, with scattered cattle feeding on it, was the marshes; and that the low leaden line beyond, was the river; and that the distant savage lair from which the wind was rushing, was the sea; and that the small bundle of shivers growing afraid of it all...
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Genre (2014) 47 (3): 379–405.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., and finally solo, taking their proper place atop the heads of corpses as they were cut down. The soldiers steadied themselves atop the corpses in turn and drew a bead. They made hills. Putrefying mounds on the cobblestones of the crooked streets of the financial district...
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Genre (2021) 54 (2): 265–292.
Published: 01 July 2021
... inhabitants and the ancient earthworks that dot the landscape; “The tracker guy found the lioness at Alligator Mound . . . along with her dog companion” (942) and he named her “ Mishipeshu , an Ojibwe word for underwater panther, I think because of her weird rain-dance in the storm” (944). As the housewife...
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Genre (2015) 48 (3): 405–433.
Published: 01 December 2015
... layers of meaning. According to Ferguson’s dialect dictionary, in the Cumbrian dialect “How” (l. 4) signifies both “hill” and “a sepulchral mound or barrow” (Ferguson 1873, 68). Cumbrian readers would recognize that if there is monumentality in the poem, it is in the sepulchral hill that the poem...