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Changing is not vanishing : a collection of early American Indian poetry to 1930

Parker, Robert Dale, 1953- (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780812242621
  • ISBN: 0812242629
  • ISBN: 9780812222180
  • ISBN: 0812222180
  • Physical Description: print
    xvi, 438 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2011.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 425-432) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The garden of the mind: an introduction to early American Indian poetry -- Poems. Eleazar -- Jane Johnston Schoolcraft (Ojibwe) -- William Walker, Jr. (Wyandot) -- Israel Folsom (Choctaw) -- An Indian (Jesse Bushyhead?) (Cherokee) -- John Rollin Ridge / Yellow Bird (Cherokee) -- Te-con-ees-kee (Cherokee) -- Si-tu-a-kee, Jr. (Cherokee) -- William Penn Boudinot (Cherokee) -- Tso-le-oh-woh (Cherokee) -- C.H. Campbell (Cherokee) -- Former student of the Cherokee Male Seminary (Cherokee) -- Joshua Ross (Cherokee) -- Peter Perkins Pitchlynn (Choctaw) -- John Gunter Lipe (Cherokee) -- Anonymous Cherokee (Cherokee) -- David J. Brown (Cherokee) -- James Harris Guy (Chickasaw) -- John Lynch Adair (Cherokee) -- John Palmer (Chemakum, Skokomish) -- Joseph Lynch Martin (Cherokee) -- Wenonah (Cherokee) -- Hors de Combat (Cherokee) -- Alexander Posey (Creek [Muskogee]) -- William Abbott Thompson (Cherokee) -- Rufus Buck (Yuchi) -- James Roane Gregory (Euchee [Yuchi], Muskogee [Creek]) -- Kingfisher (Cherokee) -- J.C. Duncan (Cherokee) -- Richard C. Adams (Delaware [Lanape]) -- Too-qua-stee / De Witt Clinton Duncan (Cherokee) -- Olivia Ward Bush-Banks (Mantaukett) -- Boarding school poems. Adin C. Gibbs (Delaware [Lenape]) -- Corrinne (Cherokee) -- Lily Lee (Cherokee) -- N. (Cherokee) -- Emma Lowrey Williams (Cherokee) -- Elsie Fuller (Omaha) -- Samuel Sixkiller (Cherokee) -- Melinda Metoxen (Oneida) -- J. William Ettawageshik (Ottawa) -- Anonymous Carlisle student -- Lillian Simons (Mashpee) -- Maude Cooke (Mohawk) and Agnes Hatch (Chippewa) -- Francis L. Verigan (Tlingit) -- Tyler Young (Arapaho) -- Mabel Washbourne Anderson (Cherokee) -- Henry B. Sarcoxie (Delaware [Lenape]) -- Evalyn Callahan Shaw (Creek [Muskogee]) -- Laura Minnie Cornelius (Oneida) -- Hen-toh / Bertrand N.O. Walker (Wyandot) -- Joseph M. La Hay (Cherokee) -- William D. Hodjkiss (Dakota) -- Arthur Caswell Parker (Seneca) -- Irene Campbell Beaulieu (Sioux) -- Carlos Montezuma (Yavapai) -- William J. Kershaw (Menominee) -- Thomas Dewey Slinker (Choctaw) -- James E. Waters / Wild Pigeon (Montaukett, Matinnecock) -- Wanda Short -- Sunhair -- Our Contributor (Anishinaabe?) -- Leta V. Meyers Smart (Omaha) -- Wa Wa Chaw (Payomkowishum, Luiseño) -- Ruth Margaret Muskrat (Cherokee) -- Broken Wing Bird -- Blue Feather -- Mrs. Minot Carter (Dakota) -- Alfred C. Gillis (Winnemem Wintu) -- Arsenius Chaleco (Yuma) -- Lynn Riggs (Cherokee) -- D'Arcy McNickle [D'Arcy Dahlberg] (Confederated Salish, Kootenai) -- Ben D. Locke (Choctaw) -- Molly Spotted Elk (Molly Alice Nelson) (Penobscot) -- Winnie Lewis Gravitt (Choctaw) -- Sunshine Rider / Atalie Unkalunt (Cherokee) -- Mary Cornelia Hartshorne (Choctaw) -- Julia Carter Welch (Chickasaw) -- Gust-ah-ya-she (Menominee) -- Stella LeFlore Carter (Chickasaw) -- Elise Seaton (Cherokee, Chickasaw) -- Notable false attributions -- Bibliography of poems by American Indians to 1930 -- Textual notes.
Summary, etc.: "Until now, the study of American Indian literature has tended to concentrate on contemporary writing. Although the field has grown rapidly, early works-especially poetry-remain mostly unknown and inaccessible. Changing Is Not Vanishing reinvents the early history of American Indian literature and the history of American poetry by presenting a vast but forgotten archive of American Indian poems. Through extensive archival research in small-circulation newspapers and magazines, manuscripts, pamphlets, forgotten rare books, and scrapbooks, Robert Dale Parker has uncovered the work of more than 140 early Indian poets who wrote before 1930.
Subject: Umschulungswerkstätten für Siedler und Auswanderer
American poetry Indian authors
Indians of North America Poetry
Indian poetry Translations into English
Native peoples Poetry
Genre: Poetry.
Translations into English.