Our Fire Survives the Storm: A Cherokee Literary History
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Our Fire Survives the Storm: A Cherokee Literary History

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Once the most powerful indigenous nation in the southeastern United States, the Cherokees survive and thrive as a people nearly two centuries after the Trail of Tears and a hundred years after the allotment of Indian Territory. In Our Fire Survives the Storm, Daniel Heath Justice traces the expression of Cherokee identity in that nation’s literary tradition.

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Paperback, 296 pages
Published June 6th 2006 by Univ Of Minnesota Press
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clear writing, a wide array of textual analysis, focused perspective. an all-around recommended critical work.
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A strong, engaging work of Cherokee literary scholarship.
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Daniel Heath Justice is a U.S.-born Canadian citizen of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma and the author of Our Fire Survives the Storm: A Cherokee Literary History (2006) (University of Minnesota Press) as well as an Indigenous fantasy trilogy, The Way of Thorn & Thunder--Kynship (2005), Wyrwood (2006), and Dreyd (2007)--all published by Kegedonce Press. He teaches Aboriginal literatures at the...more
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Kynship (The Way of Thorn and Thunder, #1) The Way of Thorn and Thunder Wyrwood (The Way of Thorn and Thunder, #2) Dreyd (The Way of Thorn and Thunder, #3) Sexuality, Nationality, Indigeneity

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