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Earthdivers

tribal narratives on mixed descent

by Gerald Robert Vizenor

  • 209 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Mixed descent -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGerald Vizenor ; with illustrations by Jaune Quick-to-See Smith.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3572.I9 E2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 191 p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3836083M
    ISBN 100816610487
    LC Control Number81150279

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Gerald Robert Vizenor (born Earthdivers book is an American writer and scholar, and an enrolled member of the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe, White Earth r also taught for many years at the University of California, Berkeley, where he was Director of Native American more than 30 books published, Vizenor is Professor Emeritus at the University of California, Berkeley, and Born:Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States.

Gerald Vizenor is a novelist, essayist, and interdisciplinary scholar of Native American culture and literature. He is professor emeritus of American studies at the University Earthdivers book California, Berkeley, and the author or editor of more than thirty books, including Native Liberty: Natural Reason and Cultural Survivance (Nebraska, ), and Earthdivers book recent novels, Chair of Tears (Nebraska, Earthdivers: Tribal Narratives On Mixed Descent by Earthdivers book Vizenor avg rating — 7 ratings — published — 2 editions.

Genre/Form: Electronic books Earthdivers book Historical fiction: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Vizenor, Gerald Robert, Earthdivers. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, © Hell Divers is one of the best books I have read in recent years. This Earthdivers book is Earthdivers book with great action and fully realized characters and was an absolute joy to read.

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The author brilliantly minimized the text and still managed to explain the subject very well. Even though my daughter reads chapter books, this is not a book to practice reading, Earthdivers book is a book to learn facts/5(17).

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If authority isout for its own good—as it often is— authority should Author: Scott Preston. Gerald Vizenor, in his book Earthdivers, uses the term “mixed descent” as a symbolic category, moving beyond heredity to describe a strategy of discourse that promotes ng mixed descent to discourse undermines the modes of speech and thought that Vizenor calls “terminal creeds,” that is, fixed, dogmatic beliefs or modes of expression that do not allow for ambiguity.

Readers explore the rich worldview of the Native Americans through myths and legends. Tales originating from various tribes functioned in a number of important ways: they explained the story of creation, described the relationship of humans to the rest of the universe, and preserved the sacred history of the tribe.

In addition, myths and storytelling helped Native Americans pass on knowledge. Gerald Vizenor is the author of Wordarrows (), Earthdivers (), The Trickster of Liberty (), Interior Landscapes (), Griever (), and Bearheart (). “Vizenor appears to be the Isaac Bashevis Singer of the Chippewa: he combines an extremely keen eye for detail and an appreciation for an interesting story with a scrupulous.

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OTHER BOOKS. I Love My Mommy; Hello World. Despite their many differences, all Native Americans share a profound appreciation of the cycles of nature and a belief in the cosmic interconnectedness of all things.

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