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The Resource Reading the fire : the traditional Indian literatures of America, Jarold Ramsey

Reading the fire : the traditional Indian literatures of America, Jarold Ramsey

Label
Reading the fire : the traditional Indian literatures of America
Title
Reading the fire
Title remainder
the traditional Indian literatures of America
Statement of responsibility
Jarold Ramsey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Reading the Fire engages America's "first literatures," traditional Native American tales and legends, as literary art and part of our collective imaginative heritage. This revised edition includes four new essays."--Jacket
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ramsey, Jarold
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folk literature, Indian
  • Indian literature
  • Littérature populaire indienne d'Amérique
  • Littérature indienne d'Amérique
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Folk literature, Indian
  • Indian literature
  • United States, West
  • Indianer
  • Literatur
  • USA
  • Literatur
  • USA
  • Indianer
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
Label
Reading the fire : the traditional Indian literatures of America, Jarold Ramsey
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-323) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • "The Hunter Who Had an Elk for a Guardian Spirit," and the Ecological Imagination
  • 6.
  • The Wife Who Goes Out like a Man, Comes Back as a Hero: The Art of Two Oregon Indian Narratives
  • 7.
  • Uncursing the Misbegotten in a Tillamook Incest Story
  • 8.
  • Genderic and Racial Appropriation in Victoria Howard's "The Honorable Milt" [Howard]
  • 9.
  • Simon Fraser's Canoe; or, Capsizing into Myth [Fraser]
  • 1.
  • Creations and Origins
  • 2.
  • Coyote and Friends: An Experiment in Interpretive Bricolage
  • 3.
  • The Poetry and Drama of Healing: The Iroquoian Condolence Ritual and the Navajo Night Chant
  • 4.
  • From Mythic to Fictive in a Nez Perce Orpheus Myth
  • 14.
  • Francis La Flesche's "The Song of Flying Crow" and the Limits of Ethnography [La Flesche]
  • 15.
  • Tradition and Individual Talents in Modern Indian Writing [Indians, Indigenous, Aboriginal or Native peoples, First Nations]
  • 10.
  • Fish-Hawk and Other Heroes
  • 11.
  • Retroactive Prophecy in Western Indian Narrative
  • 12.
  • The Bible in Western Indian Mythology
  • 13.
  • Ti-Jean and the Seven-headed Dragon: Instances of Native American Assimilation of European Folklore
Control code
ocn950459091
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Revised and expanded
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 332 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780295803500
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvct885f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)950459091
Label
Reading the fire : the traditional Indian literatures of America, Jarold Ramsey
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-323) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • "The Hunter Who Had an Elk for a Guardian Spirit," and the Ecological Imagination
  • 6.
  • The Wife Who Goes Out like a Man, Comes Back as a Hero: The Art of Two Oregon Indian Narratives
  • 7.
  • Uncursing the Misbegotten in a Tillamook Incest Story
  • 8.
  • Genderic and Racial Appropriation in Victoria Howard's "The Honorable Milt" [Howard]
  • 9.
  • Simon Fraser's Canoe; or, Capsizing into Myth [Fraser]
  • 1.
  • Creations and Origins
  • 2.
  • Coyote and Friends: An Experiment in Interpretive Bricolage
  • 3.
  • The Poetry and Drama of Healing: The Iroquoian Condolence Ritual and the Navajo Night Chant
  • 4.
  • From Mythic to Fictive in a Nez Perce Orpheus Myth
  • 14.
  • Francis La Flesche's "The Song of Flying Crow" and the Limits of Ethnography [La Flesche]
  • 15.
  • Tradition and Individual Talents in Modern Indian Writing [Indians, Indigenous, Aboriginal or Native peoples, First Nations]
  • 10.
  • Fish-Hawk and Other Heroes
  • 11.
  • Retroactive Prophecy in Western Indian Narrative
  • 12.
  • The Bible in Western Indian Mythology
  • 13.
  • Ti-Jean and the Seven-headed Dragon: Instances of Native American Assimilation of European Folklore
Control code
ocn950459091
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Revised and expanded
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 332 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780295803500
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvct885f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)950459091

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