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Phantom past, indigenous presence : native ghosts in North American culture and history / edited and with an introduction by Colleen E. Boyd and Coll Thrush
Alternate Title Native ghosts in North American culture and history
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c2011
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  E98.R3 P493 2011    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Indian mythology -- North America
Indians of North America -- Religion
Ghosts -- North America
Ghosts in literature
Indians in literature
Physical Description xl, 317 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction: Bringing ghosts to ground / Colleen Boyd and Coll Thrush -- Sherman Alexie's Indian killer as indigenous gothic / Michelle Burnham -- Violence on the home front in Robinson Jeffers's "Tamar" / Geneva M. Gano -- Hauntings as histories: indigenous ghosts and the urban past in Seattle / Coll Thrush -- The anatomy of a haunting: Black Hawk's body and the fabric of history / Adam John Waterman -- The baldoon mysteries / Lisa Philips and Allan K. McDougall -- Haunting remains: educating a new American citizenry at Indian Hill Cemetery / Sarah Schneider Kavanagh -- "We are standing in my ancestor's longhouse": learning the language of spirits and ghosts / Colleen E. Boyd -- Indigenous hauntings in settler-colonial spaces: the activism of indigenous ancestors in the city of Toronto / Victoria Freeman -- Shape-shifters, ghosts, and residual power: an examination of Northern Plains spiritual beliefs, location, objects, and spiritual colonialism / Cynthia Landrum -- Ancestors, ethnohistorical practice, and the authentication of native place and past / C. Jill Grady
Alternate Author Boyd, Colleen E
Thrush, Coll-Peter, 1970-

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