American Indian Literary Nationalism (häftad)
Format
Häftad (Paperback / softback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
232
Utgivningsdatum
2006-12-01
Upplaga
annotated ed
Förlag
University of New Mexico Press
Medarbetare
Womack, Craig S. / Warrior, Robert
Illustrationer
black & white illustrations
Dimensioner
229 x 161 x 18 mm
Vikt
413 g
Antal komponenter
1
Komponenter
2:B&W 6 x 9 in or 229 x 152 mm Perfect Bound on Creme w/Gloss Lam
ISBN
9780826340733
American Indian Literary Nationalism (häftad)

American Indian Literary Nationalism

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In a contentious field characterised by divergence of opinion, ""American Indian Literary Nationalism"" intervenes in recent controversial debates on the role of hybridity, suggesting common sense strategies rooted in the material realities of various communities. These essays deal with issues the authors have been wrestling with throughout their careers. Jace Weaver, Craig Womack, and Robert Warrior, assert being a 'nationalist' is a legitimate perspective from which to approach Native American literature and criticism. They consider such a methodology not only defensible but also crucial to supporting Native national sovereignty and self-determination, an important goal of Native American studies, generally. However, the authors do not believe the nationalism suggested in ""American Indian Literary Nationalism"" is the only possible approach to Native literature. Each invites Natives and non-Native allies who support tribal national sovereignty and nationalist readings of Native literature to join the discussion. With this writing, each author acknowledges and honours the foundational contribution of Simon Ortiz in his 1981 'MELUS' essay, 'Towards a National Indian Literature: Cultural Authenticity in Nationalism'. It has been over thirty-five years since academe has accepted the legitimacy of American Indian literature. Weaver, Warrior, and Womack now call for more Native voices to articulate literary criticism and for clearer thinking about what links the literature to Native communities.
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""American Indian Literary Nationalism" is sure to be the next influential milestone in the advancement of truly authentic, Native literary criticism." "Scholars of the American Indian experience should read this book."

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Jace Weaver is professor of religion and director of the Institute of Native American Studies, University of Georgia. He is also the author of That the People Might Live: Native American Literatures and Native American Community. Craig Womack is associate professor of English at the University of Oklahoma and author of Drowning in Fire and Red on Red: Native American Literary Separatism. Robert Warrior is professor of Native American Studies and English at the University of Oklahoma and author of Tribal Secrets: Recovering American Indian Intellectual Traditions.