TITLE

Dialectic to Dialogic: Negotiating Bicultural Heritage in Sherman Alexie's Sonnets

AUTHOR(S)
Etter, Carrie
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Telling the Stories: Essays on American Indian Literatures & Cul;2001, p143
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the sonnets of Sherman Alexie. Alexie's sonnets in The Business of Fancydancing dealt with bicultural inheritances and identity. The sonnets also focused on the dialectic split between cultures and race, while at the same time placing the Native Indians experiences in a higher hierarchy.
ACCESSION #
19348896

 

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