The Resource Reading the fire : essays in the traditional Indian literatures of the Far West, Jarold Ramsey

Reading the fire : essays in the traditional Indian literatures of the Far West, Jarold Ramsey

Label
Reading the fire : essays in the traditional Indian literatures of the Far West
Title
Reading the fire
Title remainder
essays in the traditional Indian literatures of the Far West
Statement of responsibility
Jarold Ramsey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ramsey, Jarold
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PM155
LC item number
.R35 1983
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folk literature, Indian
  • Indian literature
  • Folk literature, Indian
  • Indian literature
  • Indianer
  • Literatur
  • Literatur
  • United States, West
  • USA
  • USA
  • Indianer
Label
Reading the fire : essays in the traditional Indian literatures of the Far West, Jarold Ramsey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [233]-243
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Creations and origins -- Coyote and friends, an experiment in interpretive bricolage -- From mythic to fictive in a Nez Perce Orpheus myth -- "The hunter who had an elk for a guardian spirit," and the ecological imagination -- The wife who goes out like a man, comes back as a hero, the art of two Oregon Indian narratives -- Uncursing the misbegotten in a Tillamook incest myth -- Simon Fraser's canoe; or, Capsizing into myth -- Fish-hawk and other heroes -- Retroactive prophecy in western Indian narratives -- The Bible in western Indian mythology -- Tradition and individual talents in modern Indian writing
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxi, 250 pages
Isbn
9780803238640
Lccn
82021775
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)8975061
Label
Reading the fire : essays in the traditional Indian literatures of the Far West, Jarold Ramsey
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [233]-243
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Creations and origins -- Coyote and friends, an experiment in interpretive bricolage -- From mythic to fictive in a Nez Perce Orpheus myth -- "The hunter who had an elk for a guardian spirit," and the ecological imagination -- The wife who goes out like a man, comes back as a hero, the art of two Oregon Indian narratives -- Uncursing the misbegotten in a Tillamook incest myth -- Simon Fraser's canoe; or, Capsizing into myth -- Fish-hawk and other heroes -- Retroactive prophecy in western Indian narratives -- The Bible in western Indian mythology -- Tradition and individual talents in modern Indian writing
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxi, 250 pages
Isbn
9780803238640
Lccn
82021775
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)8975061

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