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Feminist readings of Native American literature

coming to voice

by Kathleen M. Donovan

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • North America.
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- Indian authors -- History and criticism,
    • Feminism and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Canadian literature -- Indian authors -- History and criticism,
    • Indians of North America -- Intellectual life,
    • Oral tradition -- North America,
    • Culture conflict in literature,
    • Group identity in literature,
    • Indian women in literature,
    • Indians in literature,
    • Race in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [161]-176) and index.

      StatementKathleen M. Donovan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS153.I52 D66 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination181 p. ;
      Number of Pages181
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL675020M
      ISBN 100816516324, 0816516332
      LC Control Number97021197

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