Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by Helen Jaskoski.|
|Series||Cambridge studies in American literature and culture ;, |
|LC Classifications||PS153.I52 E27 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 238 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||238|
|ISBN 10||0521555094, 0521555272|
|LC Control Number||95026723|
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Alice Callahan, a Creek, wrote the first novel written by a Native American woman. Her book, Wynema: A Child of the Forest, published in , tells the story of a young white teacher who becomes friends with a Native American girl named Wynema through cross-cultural sensitivity and . The sentiment behind the movements was often echoed in Native American writing in the first half of the 20th century. Many of the earliest Native American examples of literature in the English language can be attributed to Native American Christian missionaries writing in the midth century. Tales of the North American Indians by Stith Thompson  The classic cross-cultural Native American folklore study. The Path on the Rainbow by George W. Cronyn  A ground-breaking collection of Native American oral literature: poetry, chants and rituals. The Soul of the Indian by Charles Eastman  , bytes. Indian Why Stories. the first published autobiography -- and one of the earliest books of any genre wholly written -- by a Native American. In he was appointed a missionary to his people, the Pequots, and eventually settled with the Mashpees (the name was spelled Marshpee in the early nineteenth century), the inhabitants of the.