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Koasati Traditional Narratives
Language: en
Pages: 303
Authors:
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06 - Publisher: University of Nebraska Press

Koasati Traditional Narratives is the first published collection of oral literature of the Koasati Indians, who at the time of first contact with the West lived in the upper Tennessee River valley but now predominantly reside in western Louisiana. The works were gathered from several narrators between 1910 and 1992
Koasati Traditional Narratives
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors:
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-01 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

Koasati Traditional Narratives is the first published collection of oral literature of the Koasati Indians, who at the time of first contact with the West lived in the upper Tennessee River valley but now predominantly reside in western Louisiana. The works were gathered from several narrators between 1910 and 1992
When Brer Rabbit Meets Coyote
Language: en
Pages: 307
Authors: Jonathan Brennan
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press

An exploration of the literature, history, and culture of people of mixed African American and Native American descent, When Brer Rabbit Meets Coyote is the first book to theorize an African-Native American literary tradition. In examining this overlooked tradition, the book prompts a reconsideration of interracial relations in American history
Koasati Dictionary
Language: en
Pages: 406
Authors: Geoffrey D. Kimball
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994-01-01 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

Koasati Dictionary is one of the first modern dictionaries ever published of a language of the Muskogean language family, whose speakers formerly occupied most√łof the southeastern United States. When first met by Europeans in the sixteenth century, the Koasati people were living in Eastern Tennessee. In the early eighteenth century
The Red Road and Other Narratives of the Dakota Sioux
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Samuel Mniyo, Robert Goodvoice
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

This book presents two of the most important traditions of the Dakota people, the Red Road and the Holy Dance, as told by Samuel Mniyo and Robert Goodvoice, two Dakota men from the Wahpeton Dakota Nation near Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, Canada. Their accounts of these central spiritual traditions and other