The Resource Howling for justice : new perspectives on Leslie Marmon Silko's Almanac of the dead, edited by Rebecca Tillett

Howling for justice : new perspectives on Leslie Marmon Silko's Almanac of the dead, edited by Rebecca Tillett

Label
Howling for justice : new perspectives on Leslie Marmon Silko's Almanac of the dead
Title
Howling for justice
Title remainder
new perspectives on Leslie Marmon Silko's Almanac of the dead
Statement of responsibility
edited by Rebecca Tillett
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book is a collection of essays by international scholars celebrating the twentieth anniversary of Silko's novel, Almanac of the Dead, and addressing those ongoing demands for justice. It offers new responses to Almanac's sociocultural, historical, and political contexts, and includes a new interview with Silko in which she reflects on the twenty years since the novel's publication"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3569.I44
LC item number
.H695 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Howling for justice : new perspectives on Leslie Marmon Silko's Almanac of the dead, edited by Rebecca Tillett
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Almanac contextualised / Rebecca Tillett -- "Sixty million dead souls howl for justice in the Americas!": Almanac as political activism and environmental and social jusice / Rebecca Tillett -- Tales of Trauma. Writing the unthinkable: Silko's Almanac and Toni Morrison's Beloved / Annette Van Dyke -- The Black Indian with one foot: reading somatic difference and disability in Almanac / Keely Byars-Nichols -- Disease, disability, and human debris: the politics of medical discourse in Silko's Almanac / Joanna Ziarkowska -- Allegories of Apocalypse. "Now we know that gay men are just men after all": abject sexualities in Silko's Almanac / Dorothea Fischer-Hornung -- Silko's Almanac: engaging Marx and the critique of capitalism / Amanda Walker Johnson -- Rooted in the Americas: Almanac and Silko's environmental ethic / Graeme Finnie -- Unearthing the urban: city revolutions in Silko's Almanac / Ruxandra Radulescu -- Transformation and resistance. The hemispheric webs of the sacred and demonic in Silko's Gothic Almanac / Susan Berry Brill de Ramírez -- Competing mythologies of inevitability and Silko's Almanac / Jessica Maucione -- The ground of ethics: Arrowboy's ecologic in Almanac / David L. Moore -- Indigenous cosmopolitics and the reemergence of the pluriverse / Joni Adamson -- Afterword: reflections in the twenty-first century
Control code
ocn893685796
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (249 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816513383
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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22573/ctt1811j3f
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33663518
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)893685796
  • jstor0816598592

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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