The Resource Skylark meets meadowlark : reimagining the bird in British romantic and contemporary Native American literature, Thomas C. Gannon

Skylark meets meadowlark : reimagining the bird in British romantic and contemporary Native American literature, Thomas C. Gannon

Label
Skylark meets meadowlark : reimagining the bird in British romantic and contemporary Native American literature
Title
Skylark meets meadowlark
Title remainder
reimagining the bird in British romantic and contemporary Native American literature
Statement of responsibility
Thomas C. Gannon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Native rereading of both British Romanticism and mainstream Euro-American ecocriticism, this cross-cultural transatlantic study of literary imaginings about birds sets the agenda for a more sophisticated and nuanced ecocriticism. Lakota critic Thomas C. Gannon explores how poets and nature writers in Britain and Native America have incorporated birds into their writings. He discerns an evolution in humankind's representations--and attitudes toward--other species by examining the avian images and tropes in British Romantic and Native American literatures, and by considering how such literary tr
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
821/.709145
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PR590
LC item number
.G36 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Skylark meets meadowlark : reimagining the bird in British romantic and contemporary Native American literature, Thomas C. Gannon
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Birds of a feather: avians, indigenes, animal rights, and ecology -- Wandering voices: the avian other from Cowper to Wordsworth -- Blithe spirit and immortal bird: the avian other from Wordsworth to Clare -- The eagle and the crow: avian returns in Native American literature -- A beatitude of birds: contemporary Native poetry -- Epilogue: the avian speaks back
Control code
ocn593259859
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 416 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803226166
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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  • 22573/ctt1dgm5s0
  • 242389
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not applicable
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.b24543962
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)593259859
  • pebco0803226160

Library Locations

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