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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
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
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ramsey, Jarold
Dewey number
398.2/089/97
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PM155
LC item number
.R35 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folk literature, Indian
  • Indian literature
Label
Reading the fire : the traditional Indian literatures of America, Jarold Ramsey
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1303/99013656-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-323) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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
ocm40752829
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Rev. and expanded.
Extent
xxvii, 332 pages
Isbn
9780295977874
Lccn
99013656
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)40752829
Label
Reading the fire : the traditional Indian literatures of America, Jarold Ramsey
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1303/99013656-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-323) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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
ocm40752829
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Rev. and expanded.
Extent
xxvii, 332 pages
Isbn
9780295977874
Lccn
99013656
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)40752829

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