Louise Erdrich's Love Medicine: A Casebook

Louise Erdrich's Love Medicine: A Casebook

by Hertha Dawn Wong
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195127218

ISBN-13: 9780195127218

Pub. Date: 11/28/1999

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Louise Erdrich's first novel, Love Medicine, came out in 1984 to instant and international acclaim. A short story cycle narrated by a variety of different characters, the book chronicles the intertwined histories of Chippewa and mixed-blood families in North Dakota over half a century, laying bare the ordeals and joys of twentieth-century Native American life. Like

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Louise Erdrich's first novel, Love Medicine, came out in 1984 to instant and international acclaim. A short story cycle narrated by a variety of different characters, the book chronicles the intertwined histories of Chippewa and mixed-blood families in North Dakota over half a century, laying bare the ordeals and joys of twentieth-century Native American life. Like the other books in the series, this Casebook presents important background material to establish the context of the novel, interviews with the author, and pivotal critical responses to the work.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195127218
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
11/28/1999
Series:
Casebooks in Contemporary Fiction Series
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.90(d)

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