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When Brer Rabbit meets Coyote : African-Native American literature / edited by Jonathan Brennan

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Author:
Brennan, Jonathan  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 307 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Folklore
Place:
United States
Date:
2003
C2003
Notes:
ANAC copy 39088011562600 has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries, S. Dillon Ripley Endowment, From his friends, 1993.
Contents:
On the interaction of traditions / David Elton Gay -- Brer Rabbit and his Cherokee cousin / Sandra K. Baringer -- Briton Hammon, the Indian captivity narrative and the African American slave narrative / John Sekora -- Recapturing John Marant / Benilde Montgomery -- Speaking across boundaries / Jonathan Brennan -- In search of the Mardi Gras Indians / Jason Berry, Jonathan Foose, and Tad Jones -- Mardi Gras Indians, carnival and counter-narrative in Black New Orleans / George Lipsitz -- Wrapped in the serpent's tail, Alice Walker's African-native American subjectivity / Patricia Riley -- If you know I have a history, you will respect me / Sharon P. Holland -- African-Native American subjectivity and the blues voice in the writings of Toni Morrison and Sherman Alexie / Paul Pasquaretta
Topic:
American literature--African American authors--History and criticism  Search this
American literature--Indian authors--History and criticism  Search this
Literature, Comparative--African American and Indian  Search this
Literature, Comparative--Indian and African American  Search this
Intellectual life  Search this
Literature and folklore  Search this
African Americans in literature  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Folklore in literature  Search this
Indians in literature  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_775308