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A Broken flue: The Native Experience in Books for Children

A Broken flue: The Native Experience in Books for Children

by Doris Seale
     
 

ISBN-10: 0759107793

ISBN-13: 9780759107793

Pub. Date: 11/28/2006

Publisher: AltaMira Press

A Broken Flute: The Native Experience in Books for Children is a companion to its predecessor published by Oyate, Through Indian Eyes: The Native Experience in Books for Children. A compilation of work by Native parents, children, educators, poets and writers, A Broken Flute contains, from a Native perspective, 'living stories,' essays, poetry, and hundreds

Overview

A Broken Flute: The Native Experience in Books for Children is a companion to its predecessor published by Oyate, Through Indian Eyes: The Native Experience in Books for Children. A compilation of work by Native parents, children, educators, poets and writers, A Broken Flute contains, from a Native perspective, 'living stories,' essays, poetry, and hundreds of reviews of 'children's books about Indians.' It's an indispensable volume for anyone interested in presenting honest materials by and about indigenous peoples to children.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780759107793
Publisher:
AltaMira Press
Publication date:
11/28/2006
Series:
Contemporary Native American Communities Series, #13
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
476
Sales rank:
1,133,693
Product dimensions:
8.59(w) x 11.08(h) x 1.15(d)

Table of Contents

1 Foreword 2 Introduction 3 A Cultural Encounter 4 Open Letter to a Non-Indian Teacher 5 Living Stories 6 The Gift of Syrup 7 Frybread- and Feather-Free 8 Old Tsa Tsi 9 Who Stole Oñate's Foot? 10 Charlie's Bundle 11 Dead Pawn 12 No, You Can't Have My Firewood 13 Welcome Home, Our Relative 14 Reviews: Books about "Ishi" 15 Reviews: Books about the California Missions 16 Reviews: Books about the Navajo Long Walk 17 Little House on the 'sage Prarie 18 Elsa Remembers 19 My Heart is on the Ground and the Indian Residential School Experience 20 Reviews: Books about the Indian Residential Schools 21 Poems Chapter 22 Reviews: Books of Poetry 23 Reviews: Sliammon Stories 24 Reviews: Carving a Dream 25 Reviews: Indian Children's Art Chapter 26 Reviews: Indian Children's Writing 27 Reviews: Arts and Crafts Books 28 Reviews: Photography, "Shooting Back" 29 Reviews: Photoessays of Indian Children Chapter 30 Photoessays Series 31 A Guide for Evaluating Photoessays 32 Reviews: Books about Dreamcatchers 33 Reviews: Books about Kokopelli 34 When I Look in Your Eyes of Darkness 35 Paul Goble 36 The Buffalo Skull 37 Reviews: Books about Buffalo 38 A Knothead 39 This Is about Coyote 40 Reviews: Books about Coyote 41 Coyote Blue 42 Waterbugs 43 This Is about Raven 44 Reviews: Books about Raven 45 Goodbye Columbus: Take Two 46 Deconstructing the Myths of "The First Thanksgiving" 47 Take Two Coyote Stories and Call me in Your Next Lifetime 48 Reviews: Authors "A" to "Z" 49 The Winona Dilemma 50 No Word for Goodbye 51 About the Contributors 52 Index

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