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591. Multilingualism in Native American and Aboriginal Texts

Sunday, 11 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., Kane, Chicago Marriott

Program arranged by the Division on American Indian Literatures

Presiding: Beth H. Piatote, Univ. of California, Berkeley

1. "Reading Resistance and Resisting Readings in a Bilingual Text," Laura J. Beard, Univ. of Alberta

2. "Narrative and Orthography in Cree Oral Histories," Stephanie J. Fitzgerald, Univ. of Kansas

3. "Ongwe Onwe Languages in the Fourth Epoch of Iroquois History," Penelope M. Kelsey, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder

4. "Poetics of ka 'āina and na 'ōiwi: Language(s) of Land, Earth, and the Hawaiian People in Haunani-Kay Trask's Night Is a Sharkskin Drum," Nicole Tabor, Moravian Coll.


Subjects:

  • American Literature – General

  • Other Literature in English – General

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