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Author Cotera, María Eugenia, 1964-

Title Native speakers : Ella Deloria, Zora Neale Hurston, Jovita González, and the poetics of culture / María Eugenia Cotera

Publ Info Austin, Tex. : University of Texas Press, [2008]
Edition First edition
 RWU Main Library  HQ1419 .C683 2008    AVAILABLE
 URI  HQ1419 C683 2008    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  HQ1419 .C683 2008    AVAILABLE
Descript xi, 286 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-273) and index
Contents Introduction : writing in the margins of the twentieth century -- Ethnographic meaning making and the politics of difference -- Standing on the middle ground : Ella Deloria's decolonizing methodology -- "Lyin' up a nation" : Zora Neale Hurston and the literary uses of the folk -- A romance of the border : J. Frank Dobie, Jovita González, and the study of the folk in Texas -- Re-writing culture : storytelling and the decolonial imagination -- "All my relatives are noble" : recovering the feminine in Waterlily -- "De nigger woman is de mule uh de world" : storytelling and the black feminist tradition -- Feminism on the border : Caballero and the poetics of collaboration -- Epilogue: "What's love got to do with it?" : toward a passionate praxis
LC subject Minority women -- United States -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Feminism -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century
American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism
Deloria, Ella Cara
Hurston, Zora Neale -- Criticism and interpretation
Mireles, Jovita González, 1904-1983 -- Criticism and interpretation
Imaginary conversations
ISBN 9780292718685 (cloth : alk. paper)
0292718683 (cloth : alk. paper)