Manifest Manners: Narratives on Postindian Survivance

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U of Nebraska Press, 1999 - Social Science - 191 pages
Gerald Vizenor counters the cultural notions of dominance, false representations, and simulations of absence, and, by documents, experience, and theories, secures a narrative presence of Native Americans.
 

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Contents

Postindian Warriors
17
Double Others
45
Shadow Survivance 63
97
Eternal Havens
107
Ishi Obscura
126
Casino Coups
138
Radical Durance
155
Epilogue
167
Index
179
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About the author (1999)

Gerald Vizenor has written a new preface for this Bison Books edition of Manifest Manners. A professor of American studies and Native American literature at the University of California, Berkeley, he is the author of more than twenty books, including the American Book Award winner Griever: An American Monkey King in China.

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