Télécharger le livre :  The Homing Place

Can literary criticism help transform entrenched Settler Canadian understandings of history and place? How are nationalist historiographies, insular regionalisms, established knowledge systems, state borders, and narrow definitions continuing to hinder the transfer of...
Editeur : Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Parution : 2017-10-07
Collection : Indigenous Studies
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23,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Read, Listen, Tell

“Don’t say in the years to come that you would have lived your life differently if only you had heard this story. You’ve heard it now.” —Thomas King, in this volume Read, Listen, Tell brings together an extraordinary range of Indigenous stories from across Turtle Island...
Editeur : Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Parution : 2017-05-26
Collection : Indigenous Studies
Format(s) : ePub
22,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Learn, Teach, Challenge

This is a collection of classic and newly commissioned essays about the study of Indigenous literatures in North America. The contributing scholars include some of the most venerable Indigenous theorists, among them Gerald Vizenor (Anishinaabe), Jeannette Armstrong...
Editeur : Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Parution : 2016-07-15
Collection : Indigenous Studies
Format(s) : ePub
39,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Arts of Engagement

Arts of Engagement focuses on the role that music, film, visual art, and Indigenous cultural practices play in and beyond Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission on Indian Residential Schools. Contributors here examine the impact of aesthetic and sensory experience...
Editeur : Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Parution : 2016-07-15
Collection : Indigenous Studies
Format(s) : ePub
22,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Literary Land Claims

Literature not only represents Canada as “our home and native land” but has been used as evidence of the civilization needed to claim and rule that land. Indigenous people have long been represented as roaming “savages” without land title and without literature....
Editeur : Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Parution : 2015-07-10
Collection : Indigenous Studies
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
21,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Indigenous Poetics in Canada

Indigenous Poetics in Canada broadens the way in whichIndigenous poetry is examined, studied, and discussed in Canada. Breaking from the parameters of traditional English literature studies, this volume embraces a wider sense of poetics, includingIndigenous oralities,...
Editeur : Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Parution : 2014-05-16
Collection : Indigenous Studies
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
20,99
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Télécharger le livre :  The Eighteenth-Century Wyandot

The Wyandot were born of two Wendat peoples encountered by the French in the first half of the seventeenth century—the otherwise named Petun and Huron—and their history is fragmented by their dispersal between Quebec, Michigan, Kansas, and Oklahoma. This book weaves...
Editeur : Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Parution : 2014-03-25
Collection : Indigenous Studies
Format(s) : ePub
33,99
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Télécharger le livre :  From the Iron House

In From the Iron House: Imprisonment in First Nations Writing, Deena Rymhs identifies continuities between the residential school and the prison, offering ways of reading “the carceral”—that is, the different ways that incarceration is constituted and articulated in...
Editeur : Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Parution : 2014-01-07
Collection : Indigenous Studies
Format(s) : ePub
34,99
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Télécharger le livre :  The Nature of Empires and the Empires of Nature

Drawing on themes from John MacKenzie’s Empires of Nature and the Nature of Empires (1997), this book explores, from Indigenous or Indigenous-influenced perspectives, the power of nature and the attempts by empires (United States, Canada, and Britain) to control it. It...
Editeur : Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Parution : 2013-09-28
Collection : Indigenous Studies
Format(s) : ePub
39,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Bridging Two Peoples

Bridging Two Peoples tells the story of Dr. Peter E. Jones, who in 1866 became one of the first status Indians to obtain a medical doctor degree from a Canadian university. He returned to his southern Ontario reserve and was elected chief and band doctor. As secretary...
Editeur : Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Parution : 2012-06-01
Collection : Indigenous Studies
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
11,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Aboriginal Peoples in Canadian Cities

Since the 1970s, Aboriginal people have been more likely to live in Canadian cities than on reserves or in rural areas. Aboriginal rural-to-urban migration and the development of urban Aboriginal communities represent one of the most significant shifts in the histories...
Editeur : Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Parution : 2011-04-12
Collection : Indigenous Studies
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
31,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Troubling Tricksters

Troubling Tricksters is a collection of theoretical essays, creative pieces, and critical ruminations that provides a re-visioning of trickster criticism in light of recent backlash against it. The complaints of some Indigenous writers, the critique from Indigenous...
Editeur : Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Parution : 2010-02-10
Collection : Indigenous Studies
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
27,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Indian Country

Since first contact, Natives and newcomers have been involved in an increasingly complex struggle over power and identity. Modern “Indian wars” are fought over land and treaty rights, artistic appropriation, and academic analysis, while Native communities struggle...
Editeur : Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Parution : 2009-08-03
Collection : Indigenous Studies
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
27,99
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