ERIC Number: EJ226178
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Sayatasha's Night Chant: A Literary Textual Analysis of a Zuni Ritual Poem.
Wiget, Andrew O.
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, v4 n1-2 p99-140 1980
The article uses an interdisciplinary approach to reexamine the literary form and merit of a Zuni ritual narrative poem from the midwinter Shalako ceremonies. After describing the poem's cultural context, the article addresses its shape, structure, language, and style. The article includes the English language text of the poem. (SB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Creative Works; Translations
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A