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作者 Allen, Chadwick, author
書名 Trans-indigenous : methodologies for Global Native Literary Studies / Chadwick Allen
出版項 Minneapolis, Minnesota : University of Minnesota Press, [2012]
©2012
國際標準書號 9780816678181 (hc : alk. paper)
9780816678198 (pb : alk. paper)
0816678189 (hc : alk. paper)
0816678197 (pb : alk. paper)
國際標準號碼 40021530667
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 歐美所圖書館2F西文書區  810.9897 AL532tr 2012    在架上  -  30500101502667
 人文社會聯圖  PS153.I52 A457 2012    在架上    30610020563144
說明 xxxiv, 302 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
系列 Indigenous Americas
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-293) and index
Introduction: ands turn comparative turn trans- -- Part I. Recovery / Interpretation: 1. "Being" indigenous "now": resettling "the Indian today" within and beyond the U.S. 1960s -- 2. Unsettling the Spirit of '76: American Indians anticipate the U.S. Bicentennial --
Part II. Interpretation / Recovery: 3. Pictographic, woven, carved: engaging N. Scott Momaday's "Carnegie, Oklahoma, 1919" through multiple indigenous aesthetics -- 4. Indigenous languaging: empathy and translation across alphabetic, aural, and visual texts -- 5. Siting earthworks, navigating waka: patterns of indigenous settlement in Allison Hedge Coke's Blood run and Robert Sullivan's Star waka
"What might be gained from reading Native literatures from global rather than exclusively local perspectives of Indigenous struggle? In Trans-Indigenous, Chadwick Allen proposes methodologies for a global Native literary studies based on focused comparisons of diverse texts, contexts, and traditions in order to foreground the richness of Indigenous self-representation and the complexity of Indigenous agency. Through demonstrations of distinct forms of juxtaposition--across historical periods and geographical borders, across tribes and nations, across the Indigenous-settler binary, across genre and media -- Allen reclaims aspects of the Indigenous archive from North America, Hawaii, Aotearoa New Zealand, and Australia that have been largely left out of the scholarly conversation. He engages systems of Indigenous aesthetics--such as the pictographic discourse of Plains Indian winter counts, the semiotics of Navajo weaving, and Maori carving traditions, as well as Indigenous technologies like large-scale North American earthworks and Polynesian ocean-voyaging waka--for the interpretation of contemporary Indigenous texts. The result is a provocative reorienting of the call for Native intellectual, artistic, and literary sovereignty that fully prioritizes the global Indigenous"--Publisher's website
主題 American literature -- Indian authors -- History and criticism
Indians in literature
Indian aesthetics
Indians, Treatment of -- United States -- History
New Zealand literature -- Maori authors -- History and criticism
Maori (New Zealand people) in literature
Indigenous peoples
Group identity in literature
Alt Title Methodologies for global native literary studies
Native literary studies
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