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American Indian Stories (Second Edition)

by Zitkala-Sa

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Bison Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Collections & anthologies of various literary forms,
  • Folklore,
  • Indigenous peoples,
  • Other prose: from c 1900 -,
  • Yankton women,
  • Multicultural Nonfiction,
  • General,
  • Social Science,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • American English,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies,
  • Social Science / Native American Studies,
  • Zitkala-Sa,,
  • Biography,
  • Government relations,
  • Social conditions,
  • Yankton Indians

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSusan Rose Dominguez (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7906425M
    ISBN 100803299176
    ISBN 109780803299177

      Zitkala-Sa, American Indian stories, legends, and other writings / Zitkala-Sa ; edited with an introduction and notes by Cathy N. Davidson and Ada Norris. p. cm.—(Penguin classics) Includes bibliographical references. eISBN: AcknowledgmentsBrand: Penguin Publishing Group.   American Indian Stories - Ebook written by Zitkala-Sa. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read American Indian Stories.

      ‎The first essay "Impressions of an Indian Childhood," is separated into seven sections, In the second essay "School Days of an Indian Girl," Quaker missionaries take the eightyear-old from her reservation community to a boarding school in the East/5(52).   Zitkala-Sa: American Indian Stories, Legends, and Other Writings edited with an introduction and notes by Cathy N. Davidson and Ada Norris. Highly a-Sa (Gertrude Simmons Bonnin), a South Dakota Sioux (through her mother; her father was white) born in , the year of the Battle of the Little Big Horn, was an educator, musician, writer, and by:

    American Indian Stories is a collection of childhood stories, allegorical fictions, and essays written by the Sioux author Zitkala-Ša. The collection includes legends and stories from Sioux oral tradition, along with an essay titled "America's Indian Problem", which advocates rights for Native Americans and calls for a greater understanding of.   See what the book committee has selected for distinction: American Indian Library Association Youth Literature Award One of the leading lights in Native children's and young adult literature is Muscogee (Creek) writer, Cynthia Leitich Smith.


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About American Indian Stories. A groundbreaking Dakota author and activist chronicles her refusal to assimilate into nineteenth-century white society and her mission to preserve her culture—with an introduction by Layli Long Soldier, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award and the PEN/Jean Stein Book Award for Whereas Bright and carefree, Zitkála-Šá grows up on the Yankton Sioux.

American Indian Stories is a classic work of Native American literature, written by Dakota Sioux author, educator, and activist Zitkala-Sa. First published inthe volume comprises essays, poems, legends and folklore drawn from Dakota oral traditions, and autobiographical stories from the author's youth.

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The American Indian Stories Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by. About: American Indian Stories, Legends, and Other Writings is a collection of writings written by an author of Native American descent, Zitkala-Sa.

The writings in here were written between the end of the 19th century to the ’s. Zitkala-Sa was a woman of Sioux descent and her legends and stories stem from that culture/5. American Indian Stories BY ZITKALA-SA (Gertrude Bonnin)Dakota Sioux Indian.

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A dynamic table of contents enables to jump directly to the chapter selected. Table of Contents 5/5(1). Zitkala-Sa wrestled with the conflicting influences of American Indian and white culture throughout her life.

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