The Exile Book of Native Canadian Fiction and Drama

Overview

The work of men and women of many tribal affiliations, this collection is a wide-ranging anthology of contemporary Native Canadian literature. Deep emotions and life-shaking crises converge and display the Aboriginal concerns regarding various topics, including identity, family, community, caste, gender, nature, betrayal, and war. A fascinating compilation of stories and plays, this account fosters cross-cultural understanding and presents the Native Canadian writers’ reinvention of traditional material and their...

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Overview

The work of men and women of many tribal affiliations, this collection is a wide-ranging anthology of contemporary Native Canadian literature. Deep emotions and life-shaking crises converge and display the Aboriginal concerns regarding various topics, including identity, family, community, caste, gender, nature, betrayal, and war. A fascinating compilation of stories and plays, this account fosters cross-cultural understanding and presents the Native Canadian writers’ reinvention of traditional material and their invention of a modern life that is authentic. It is perfect for courses on short fiction or general symposium teaching material.

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“These are people and cultures from whom we can learn another way of looking at the world . . . it is an essential way of seeing if we are going to leave our children anything that is wild, anything that is beautiful.”  —M. T. Kelly, winner, Governor General’s Award for A Dream Like Mine
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781550961454
  • Publisher: Exile Editions
  • Publication date: 2/1/2011
  • Series: The Exile Book of
  • Pages: 394
  • Product dimensions: 5.60 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Daniel David Moses is a drama teacher at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, and the author of Almighty Voice and His Wife, Big Buck City, Coyote City, Delicate Bodies, The Indian Medicine Shows, Sixteen Jesuses, and The White Line. He is the coeditor of An Anthology of Canadian Native Literature in English and was appointed a Queen’s National Scholar in the department of drama at Queen’s University in 2003. He lives in Toronto, Ontario.

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