Native American Literature (Primary Works)

These are literary works by Native American authors. They are primary works.

Native American Literature (Primary Works): Selected full-text books and articles

Masterpieces of American Indian Literature By Willis G. Regier University of Nebraska Press, 2005
Librarian's tip: This volume includes The Life of Kah-ge-ga-gah-bowh by George Copway (Kah-ge-ga-gah-bowh), The Soul of the Indian by Charles Eastman (Ohiyesa), American Indian Stories by Zitkala-Ša (Gertrude Bonnin),Coyote Stories by Mourning Dove (Christine Quintasket, Humishuma), and Black Elk Speaks as told through John G. Neihardt
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Reckonings: Contemporary Short Fiction by Native American Women By Hertha D. Sweet Wong; Lauren Stuart Muller; Jana Sequoya Magdaleno Oxford University Press, 2008
Librarian's tip: Includes stories by Louise Erdrich, Leslie Marmon Silko, Joy Harjo, Linda Hogan, Paula Gunn Allen, Beth E. Brant, Diane Glancy, Anna Lee Walters, Janet Campbell Hale, Patricia Riley, Anita Endrezze, Kimberly M. Blaeser, Misha Nogha, Beth H. Piatote, and Reid Gómez.
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Dawnland Voices: An Anthology of Indigenous Writing from New England By Carol Dana; Cheryl Stedtler; Dawn Dove; Donald Soctomah; Jaime Battiste; Joan Tavares Avant; Juana Perley; Lisa Brooks; Ruth Garby Torres; Stephanie M. Fielding; Trudie Lamb Richmond; Siobhan Senier University of Nebraska Press, 2014
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Changing Is Not Vanishing: A Collection of Early American Indian Poetry to 1930 By Robert Dale Parker University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
I Tell You Now: Autobiographical Essays by Native American Writers By Arnold Krupat; Brian Swann University of Nebraska Press, 2005
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
FREE! From the Deep Woods to Civilization: Chapters in the Autobiography of an Indian By Charles A. Eastman Little, Brown, 1916
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
FREE! Indian Boyhood By Charles A. Eastman McClure, Philips & Co., 1919
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Black Elk Speaks: The Complete Edition By Black Elk; John G. Neihardt University of Nebraska Press, 2014
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Recovering Native American Writings in the Boarding School Press By Jacqueline Emery University of Nebraska Press, 2017
Librarian's tip: This volume collects writings by students and well-known Native American authors who published in boarding school newspapers during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Authors include Francis La Flesche, Carlos Montezuma, Charles Eastman (Ohiyesa), Angel De Cora, Zitkala-Sa (Gertrude Bonnin), Laura Cornelius Kellogg, John Milton Oskison, Arthur Caswell Parker, Henry Roe Cloud, and Elizabeth Bender.
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
The New Anthology of American Poetry By Steven Gould Axelrod; Camille Roman; Thomas Travisano Rutgers University Press, vol.3, 2012
Librarian's tip: This includes poems by the following Native American authors: Joy Harjo (begins on p. 432), Sherman Alexie (p. 515), Linda Hogan (p. 373), Ray A. Young Bear (p. 427). and Lorna Dee Cervantes (p. 473).
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
American Indian Stories By Zitkala-Ša University of Nebraska Press, 1985
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Wigwam Evenings: Sioux Folk Tales Retold By Charles A. Eastman; Elaine Goodale Eastman; Edwin Willard Deming University of Nebraska (Lincoln campus), 1990
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Iktomi and the Ducks and Other Sioux Stories By Zitkala-Ša University of Nebraska Press, 2004
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Old Indian Legends By Zitkala-Ša; Angel De Cora Atheneum Press, 1904
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Life, Letters, and Speeches By George Copway; A. Lavonne Brown Ruoff; Donald B. Smith University of Nebraska Press, 1997
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Algonquian Spirit: Contemporary Translations of the Algonquian Literatures of North America By Brian Swann University of Nebraska Press, 2005
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Song of the Sky: Versions of Native American Song-Poems By Brian Swann University of Massachusetts Press, 1993 (Revised edition)
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Tales of the Old Indian Territory and Essays on the Indian Condition By John Milton Oskison; Lionel Larré University of Nebraska Press, 2012
Librarian's tip: This is a collection of autobiographical writings, essays, and fiction by John Milton Oskison, a Native American journalist who lived 1874–1947.
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Aurelia: A Crow Creek Trilogy By Elizabeth Cook-Lynn University Press of Colorado, 1999
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Without Reservation: Poems By John E. Smelcer Truman State University Press, 2003
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
The Punishment of the Stingy and Other Indian Stories By George Bird Grinnell University of Nebraska Press, 1982
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Black Mesa Poems By Jimmy Santiago Baca New Directions, 1989
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Song of the Oktahutche: Collected Poems By Alexander Posey; Matthew Wynn Sivils University of Nebraska Press, 2008
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Martín and Meditations on the South Valley By Jimmy Santiago Baca New Directions, 1987
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Ke-Ma-Ha: The Omaha Stories of Francis La Flesche By Francis La Flesche; James W. Parins; Daniel F. Littlefield University of Nebraska Press, 1995
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
New American Poets of the '90s By Jack Myers; Roger Weingarten D.R. Godine, 1991
Librarian's tip: Includes poems by Native American authors Jimmy Santiago Baca (begins on p. 11), Joy Harjo (p. 126), and Lorna Dee Cervantes (p. 23).
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Turkey Brother, and Other Tales: Iroquois Folk Stories By Joseph Bruchac; Kahonhes Crossing Press, 1975
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
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