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By Siobhan Senier

ISBN-10: 0803246862

ISBN-13: 9780803246867

Dawnland Voices calls awareness to the little-known yet terribly wealthy literary traditions of latest England’s local american citizens. This pathbreaking anthology contains either vintage and modern literary works from ten New England indigenous international locations: the Abenaki, Maliseet, Mi’kmaq, Mohegan, Narragansett, Nipmuc, Passamaquoddy, Penobscot, Schaghticoke, and Wampanoag.
Through literary collaboration and restoration, Siobhan Senier and local tribal historians and students have crafted a different quantity protecting a number of genres and historic sessions. From the earliest petroglyphs and petitions to modern tales and hip-hop poetry, this quantity highlights the variety and energy of latest England local literary traditions. Dawnland Voices introduces readers to the compelling and particular literary historical past in New England, banishing the misunderstanding that “real” Indians and their traditions vanished from that quarter centuries in the past.

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