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Reading Leslie Marmon Silko free pdf Leslie Marmon Silko (Laguna, b. 1949) has long been a significant contributor to modern American Indian literature. In this landmark volume, leading scholars from Europe and North America assess her career and growing legacy, focusing especially on her visionary novel, "Gardens in the Dunes". The topics include the power of modern resistance, indigenous feminism, the role of history, the effects of European culture and history on her work, and the force of storytelling and nonlinear narration. These essays variously and insightfully illuminate the work and life of a remarkable Native writer in the twenty-first century.

About Laura Coltelli

Laura Coltelli is a professor of American literature at the University of Pisa. She is the editor of "The Spiral of Memory: Interviews" and the author of "Winged Words: American Indian Writers Speak," available in a Bison Books edition.Contributors: James Barilla, Laura Coltelli, Rachel Barritt Costa, Mary Magoulick, Deborah A. Miranda, David L. Moore, David Murray, Joy Porter, John Purdy, Barbara K. Robins, Kimberly Roppolo, A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff, and Annette Van Dyke.

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Author : Laura Coltelli
Publisher : Pisa University Press
Data Published : 01 November 2008
ISBN : 8884924324
EAN : 9788884924322
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 239 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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