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ERIC Number: EJ495369
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0749-6427
Writing (for) Survival: Continuity and Change in Four Contemporary Native American Women's Autobiographies.
de Hernandez, J. Browdy
WICAZO SA Review, v10 n2 p40-62 Fall 1994
Reviews four autobiographical texts by Native American women: "Talking Indian: Reflections on Survival and Writing" (Anna Lee Walters), "Storyteller" (Leslie Marmon Silko), "The Ways of My Grandmothers" (Beverly Hungry Wolf), and "Saanii Dahataal/The Women Are Singing" (Lucy Tapahonso). All rework the egocentric autobiographic model to express an interrelational worldview and focus on American Indian cultural continuity and adaptability. (JAT)
Publication Type: Creative Works; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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