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Dancing ghosts

Native American and Christian syncretism in Mary Austin"s work

by Mark T. Hoyer

  • 222 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by University of Nevada Press in Reno .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California,
  • California.
    • Subjects:
    • Austin, Mary Hunter, 1868-1934 -- Characters -- Indians.,
    • Austin, Mary Hunter, 1868-1934 -- Religion.,
    • Indians of North America -- California -- Religion.,
    • Literature and anthropology -- California.,
    • Christianity and literature -- California.,
    • Western stories -- History and criticism.,
    • Indians in literature.,
    • Ghost dance.,
    • California -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-206) and index.

      StatementMark T. Hoyer.
      SeriesWestern literature series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3501.U8 Z62 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvii, 211 p. :
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL356620M
      ISBN 100874173124
      LC Control Number98016471

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Gracefully written and deeply researched, Dancing with Ghosts considers both the larger questions of Islas's life—his sexuality, racial identification, and political personality—and the events of his everyday existence, from his childhood in the borderlands of El Paso to his adulthood in San Francisco and at Stanford University.

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