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eBook Fugitive Poses: Native American Indian Scenes of Absence and Presence (Abraham Lincoln Lecture Series) ePub

by Prof. Gerald Vizenor

  • ISBN: 0803246641
  • Category: History and Criticism
  • Subcategory: Literature
  • Author: Prof. Gerald Vizenor
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: University of Nebraska Press; First Edition edition (March 1, 1998)
  • Pages: 239
  • ePub book: 1305 kb
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Gerald Vizenor demonstrates once more how and why he is at the absolute forefront of American writers and critical . Fugitive Poses is suffused with wide-ranging intellectual energy. It journeys in revelatory ways into social and literary history.

Gerald Vizenor demonstrates once more how and why he is at the absolute forefront of American writers and critical thinkers. The essays offered here gather past, present, and future into brilliantly disturbing ways of understanding how we articulate our selves and our worlds as Native Americans, postindians, indigenous peoples, human beings. Vizenor has written a number of excellent books. This is one of his very best.

In Fugitive Poses Gerald Vizenor argues that such representations celebrate the absence rather than the presence of the Native.

Fugitive Poses: Native American Indian Scenes of Absence and Presence (Abraham Lincoln Lecture). Gerald Vizenor is Distinguished Professor of American Studies at the University of New Mexico and professor emeritus at the University of California, Berkeley. Native Liberty: Natural Reason and Cultural Survivance. He is the author of more than twenty books, including Fugitive Poses: Native American Indian Scenes of Absence and Presence and Manifest Manners: Narratives on Postindian Survivance, both published by the University of Nebraska Press. Gerald Vizenor is a professor of American studies and Native American literature at the University of California, Berkeley. He is the author of more than twenty books, including Griever: An American Monkey King in China, winner of the American Book Award. Native peoples today are best known through their fugitive poses: textual and graphic depictions steeped in a modernist aesthetic of romantic victimry, tragedy, and nostalgia.

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Home Browse Books Book details, Fugitive Poses: Native American Indian Scenes o. .Fugitive Poses: Native American Indian Scenes of Absence and Presence. In Fugitive Poses Gerald Vizenor argues that such representations celebrate the absence rather than the presence of the Native. Native American Indians are the storiers of presence, the chroniclers in the histories of this continent.

Gerald Vizenor demonstrates once more how and why he is at the absolute forefront of American writers and . Simply put, Fugitive Poses underscores the ever more evident fact that Anishinaabe writer Gerald Vizenor has no equal in American critical writing.

Fugitive Poses: Native American Indian Scenes of Absence and Presence (Nebraska UP, 1998). a b c d "Gerald Vizenor", Encyclopedia of American Indian Literature, ed. by Jennifer McClinton-Temple and Alan R. Velie, Facts on File, 2007, pp. 376–378. Native Liberty: Natural Reason and Cultural Survivance (Nebraska UP, 2009). Vizenor Award Announcement, word. American Book Award announcement Archived September 11, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.

Fugitive Poses : Native American Indian Scenes of Absence and Presence. Abraham Lincoln Lecture. By (author) Gerald Vizenor.

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Native peoples today are best known through their fugitive poses: textual and graphic depictions steeped in a modernist aesthetic of romantic victimry, tragedy, and nostalgia. In Fugitive Poses Gerald Vizenor argues that such representations celebrate the absence rather than the presence of the Native.