When Brer Rabbit Meets Coyote : AFRICAN-NATIVE AMERICAN LITERATURE
An exploration of the literature, history, and culture of people of mixed African-Native American descent.
- Hardback | 328 pages
- 162.6 x 236.7 x 26.4mm | 580.61g
- 14 May 2003
- University of Illinois Press
- Baltimore, United States
Table of contents
On the interaction of traditions - David Elton Gay; Brer Rabbit and his Cherokee cousin - Sandra K. Baringer; Briton Hammon - the Indian captivity narrative and the African American slave narrative - John Sekora; recapturing John Marant - Benilde Montgomery; speaking across boundaries - Jonathan Brennan; in search of the Mardi Gras Indians - Jason Berry; Mardi Gras Indians - carnival and counter - narrative in Black New Orleans - George Lipsitz; wrapped in the serpent's tail - Alice Walker's African-native subjectivity in Meridian - Patricia Riley; if you know I have a history - you will respect me - Sharon P. Holland; African-Native American subjectivity in the writings of Toni Morrison and Sherman Alexie -Paul Pasquaretta.