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Title Telling stories in the face of danger : language renewal in Native American communities / edited by Paul V. Kroskrity.
Published Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, c2012.
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 Floor4  PM108 .T423 2012    DUE 02-28-17
Description xi, 269 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-259) and index.
Contents Sustaining stories : narratives as cultural resources in Native American projects of cultural sovereignty, identity maintenance, and language revitalization / Paul V. Kroskrity -- Kiowa stories express tribal memory, ideology and being / Gus Palmer Jr. -- You're talking English, Grandma : language ideologies, narratives, and Southern Paiute linguistic and cultural reproduction / Pamela A. Bunte -- The politics of storytelling in northwestern California : ideology, identity, and maintaining narrative distinction in the face of cultural convergence / Sean O'Neill -- Tales of tradition and stories of syncretism in Kiowa language revitalization / Amber A. Neely -- Kumiai stories : bridges between the oral tradition and classroom practice / Margaret C. Field -- They don't know how to ask : pedagogy, storytelling, and the ironies of language endangerment on the White Mountain Apache Reservation / M. Eleanor Nevins and Thomas J. Nevins -- Growing with stories : ideologies of storytelling and the narrative reproduction of Arizona Tewa identities / Paul V. Kroskrity -- Silence before the void : language extinction, Maliseet storytelling, and the semiotics of survival / Bernard C. Perley -- To give an imagination to the listener : replicating proper ways of speaking in and through contemporary Navajo poetry / Anthony K. Webster.
Subject Indians -- Languages -- Social aspects.
Language and culture -- America.
Ideology -- America.
Indians -- Ethnic identity.
Anthropological linguistics -- America.
Indians -- Social life and customs.
Related Names Kroskrity, Paul V., 1949-
ISBN 9780806142272 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0806142278 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 741937763