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Black Eagle Child : The Facepaint Narratives - 92 edition

Black Eagle Child : The Facepaint Narratives (ISBN10: 0802134289; ISBN13: 9780802134288)
ISBN13: 978-0802134288
ISBN10: 0802134289

Summary: Destined to become a classic of Native American literature, Black Eagle Child uses a rich mix of verse, prose narrative, and letters to tell Edgar Bearchild's journey to adulthood, from his childhood delight in Jell-O to his induction into the faith of his elders. Seamlessly mixing tribal memory and the comic events of Bearchild's life, Young Bear's story excels at startling, absurdist juxtapositions of the ancient and modern, expresses bemusement and anger at the strange ways of whi
tes, and tells of the strength and vision that come from his Native tradition.
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Summary: Destined to become a classic of Native American literature, Black Eagle Child uses a rich mix of verse, prose narrative, and letters to tell Edgar Bearchild's journey to adulthood, from his childhood delight in Jell-O to his induction into the faith of his elders. Seamlessly mixing tribal memory and the comic events of Bearchild's life, Young Bear's story excels at startling, absurdist juxtapositions of the ancient and modern, expresses bemusement and anger at the strange ways of whites, and tells of the strength and vision that come from his Native tradition. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 92
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Grove Press, Inc.
Year Published: 1992
International: No



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