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From artifact to intellectual

Sean Teuton.

in Native American Literature

March 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (American); Native American History. 5102 words.

‘From artifact to intellectual’ describes the nineteenth-century Indian Wars and the numerous Native American autobiographies that provide a glimpse into indigenous patterns of living, ways...

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Indigenous futurity

Sean Teuton.

in Native American Literature

March 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (American); Native American History. 5069 words.

‘Indigenous futurity’ considers how indigenous revivals might be viewed as expressions of “futurity,” operating in resistance to those assumptions that consign Native American peoples and...

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The man made of words

Sean Teuton.

in Native American Literature

March 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (American); Native American History. 5076 words.

‘The man made of words’ describes the history of Native Americans, with a strong focus on the 16th-century European colonization period. To recover from nearly 500 years of conquest and...

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Native American literary studies

Sean Teuton.

in Native American Literature

March 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (American); Native American History. 4985 words.

During the time of the Red Power movement in the late 1960s and 1970s, Native American students brought their visions of justice to college campuses to create what they began to describe as...

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Native American Literature

Sean Teuton.

March 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Book. Subjects: Literary Studies (American); Native American History. 160 pages.

Native American literature began over thirty thousand years ago when indigenous people started telling stories of emergence, creation, journey, quest, heroism, and trickery. By setting...

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The Native novel

Sean Teuton.

in Native American Literature

March 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (American); Native American History. 4957 words.

‘The Native novel’ outlines the first Native American novels— John Rollin Ridge’s Life and Adventures of Joaquin Murieta, the Celebrated California Bandit (1854) and Sophia Alice Callahan’s null...

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Oral literatures

Sean Teuton.

in Native American Literature

March 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (American); Native American History. 4923 words.

Native Americans carefully trained their memories to record and transmit vast bodies of knowledge verbatim because, in an oral society, the known universe always stood only one generation...

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To write in English

Sean Teuton.

in Native American Literature

March 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (American); Native American History. 4980 words.

‘To write in English’ explains how the written word allowed Native Americans to more easily pass on the oral literature of their people and to be recognized as educated and rational agents....

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