ERIC Number: EJ716633
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Dec-22
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Bloody Mud, Rifle Butts, and Barbed Wire: Transforming the Bataan Death March in Silko's "Ceremony"
Beidler, Peter G.
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, v28 n1 p23 Win 2004
Efforts made by Leslie Marmon Silko's who took factual raw materials and, through the alchemy of her creative artistry, transformed her novel, "Ceremony" into something new and different is presented. Silko has made certain changes in the Bataan Death March in "Ceremony", and portrayed the Japanese with considerable sympathy.
UCLA American Indian Studies Center, 3220 Campbell Hall, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1548. Web site: http://www.books.aisc.ucla.edu.
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Location: Philippines