TITLE

Chapter Six: Raven's Song

AUTHOR(S)
Horne, Dee
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Contemporary American Indian Writing: Unsettling Literature;1999, p111
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 6 of the book “Contemporary American Indian Writing: Unsettling Literature” is presented. The chapter examines the book Ravensong, written by Lee Maracle. The narrative depicts shame as a means of social control and social reform. The American Indian settlers who are represented in the book first use shame to erect and police cultural boundaries and later as a means for social reform. The narrative also illustrates the colonial mimic and cultural affirmation experienced by American Indians.
ACCESSION #
19417121

 

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