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The Resource Native acts : Indian performance, 1603-1832, edited by Joshua David Bellin and Laura L. Mielke ; afterword by Philip J. Deloria, (electronic book)

Native acts : Indian performance, 1603-1832, edited by Joshua David Bellin and Laura L. Mielke ; afterword by Philip J. Deloria, (electronic book)

Label
Native acts : Indian performance, 1603-1832
Title
Native acts
Title remainder
Indian performance, 1603-1832
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joshua David Bellin and Laura L. Mielke ; afterword by Philip J. Deloria
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Long before the Boston Tea Party, where colonists staged a revolutionary act by masquerading as Indians, people looked to Native Americans for the symbols, imagery, and acts that showed what it meant to be "American." And for just as long, observers have largely overlooked the role that Native peoples themselves played in creating and enacting the Indian performances appropriated by European Americans. It is precisely this neglected notion of Native Americans "playing Indian" that Native Acts explores
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
305.897009/03
Index
index present
LC call number
E98.P99
LC item number
N377 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Bellin, Joshua David
  • Mielke, Laura L.
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  • Indians of North America
  • Indians in popular culture
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians in literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Public opinion
Label
Native acts : Indian performance, 1603-1832, edited by Joshua David Bellin and Laura L. Mielke ; afterword by Philip J. Deloria, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Introduction; 1. Lying Inventions: Native Dissimulation in Early Colonial New England; 2. The Deer Island Indians and Common Law Performance; 3. Native Performances of Diplomacy and Religionin Early New France; 4. Wendat Song and Carnival Noise in the Jesuit Relations; 5. "I Wunnatuckquannum, This Is My Hand": Native Performance in Massachusett Language Indian Deeds; 6. In a Red Petticoat: Coosaponakeesa's Performance of Creek Sovereignty in Colonial Georgia
  • Playing John White: John Wompas and Racial Identity in the Seventeenth-Century Atlantic World8. "This Wretched Scene ofBritish Curiosity and Savage Debauchery": Performing Indian Kingship in Eighteenth-Century Britain; 9. Performing Indian Publics: Two Native Views of Diplomacy to the Western Nations in 1792; 10. Editing as Indian Performance: Elias Boudinot, Poetry, and the Cherokee Phoenix; Afterword; Index
Control code
ocn797825938
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (344 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803226326
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Native acts : Indian performance, 1603-1832, edited by Joshua David Bellin and Laura L. Mielke ; afterword by Philip J. Deloria, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Introduction; 1. Lying Inventions: Native Dissimulation in Early Colonial New England; 2. The Deer Island Indians and Common Law Performance; 3. Native Performances of Diplomacy and Religionin Early New France; 4. Wendat Song and Carnival Noise in the Jesuit Relations; 5. "I Wunnatuckquannum, This Is My Hand": Native Performance in Massachusett Language Indian Deeds; 6. In a Red Petticoat: Coosaponakeesa's Performance of Creek Sovereignty in Colonial Georgia
  • Playing John White: John Wompas and Racial Identity in the Seventeenth-Century Atlantic World8. "This Wretched Scene ofBritish Curiosity and Savage Debauchery": Performing Indian Kingship in Eighteenth-Century Britain; 9. Performing Indian Publics: Two Native Views of Diplomacy to the Western Nations in 1792; 10. Editing as Indian Performance: Elias Boudinot, Poetry, and the Cherokee Phoenix; Afterword; Index
Control code
ocn797825938
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (344 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803226326
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote

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