TITLE

Chapter One: Dancing along the Precipice

AUTHOR(S)
Horne, Dee
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Contemporary American Indian Writing: Unsettling Literature;1999, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 1 of the book "Contemporary American Indian Writing: Unsettling Literature" is presented. The chapter differentiates the concept of colonial mimicry and subversive mimicry in relation to contemporary American Indian writing. It illustrates how colonized writers can exploit colonial mimicry by the creation of narrative strategies that subversively mimic the prejudices and power imbalances in the colonial relationship.
ACCESSION #
19417116

 

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