Studies in American Indian literature

critical essays and course designs

Publisher: Modern Language Association of America in New York, N.Y

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • American literature -- Indian authors -- Study and teaching.,
  • American literature -- Indian authors -- History and criticism.,
  • Indian literature -- Study and teaching -- United States.,
  • Indian literature -- United States -- History and criticism.,
  • Indians of North America -- Intellectual life.,
  • Indians in literature.

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Paula Gunn Allen.
ContributionsAllen, Paula Gunn.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS153.I52 S8 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 384 p. ;
Number of Pages384
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3492653M
ISBN 100873523547, 0873523555
LC Control Number82012516

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