All My Relations: An Anthology of Contemporary Canadian Native Fiction

3.71 avg rating
( 24 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780771067068: All My Relations: An Anthology of Contemporary Canadian Native Fiction

Language:English.All My Relations

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From Publishers Weekly:

The impressive breadth and variety of expression among Native Canadian writers is demonstrated in this fine collection. Contained in the volume are short stories, poems, selections from novels and an excerpt from a play. Some pieces--such as Peter Blue Cloud's and editor King's funny and ironic Coyote tales and Harry Robinson's lengthy poem about an Indian who becomes a circus hit in England-- are clearly designed to be read aloud, reflecting their continuity with oral tradition. Others, like Bruce King's eerie and ominous story of the Hookto, an evil entity that sucks the life out of its victims, seem more in the tradition of Stephen King than what most readers would think of as Native fiction. Not all the pieces are set in Canada--locations range as far as Oklahoma and the Southwest, and city dwellers as well as reserve Natives are depicted. The unsentimental, uncompromisingly authentic work thus reflects the increasingly pan-tribal nature of much Native art and discourse. Free of sentimentality and un compromisingly authentic, this volume will help give readers a picture of the diversity of Canada's one million Na tive people. King is the author of Medicine River .

Copyright 1992 Cahners Business Information, Inc.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

King, Thomas
Published by McClelland & Stewart
ISBN 10: 0771067062 ISBN 13: 9780771067068
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Mediaoutlet12345
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McClelland & Stewart. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0771067062 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next!. Bookseller Inventory # SWATI2132236289

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.78
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Thomas King
Published by McClelland & Stewart (1990)
ISBN 10: 0771067062 ISBN 13: 9780771067068
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McClelland & Stewart, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0771067062

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 28.97
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Thomas King
Published by McClelland & Stewart (1990)
ISBN 10: 0771067062 ISBN 13: 9780771067068
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McClelland & Stewart, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0771067062

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 28.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

King, Thomas
Published by McClelland & Stewart (1990)
ISBN 10: 0771067062 ISBN 13: 9780771067068
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McClelland & Stewart, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110771067062

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 41.15
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Thomas King
ISBN 10: 0771067062 ISBN 13: 9780771067068
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97807710670681.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 79.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds