Magic Weapons: Aboriginal Writers Remaking Community After Residential Schools

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Magic Weapons is the first major survey of Indigenous writings on the residential school system, and provides groundbreaking readings of life writings by Rita Joe (Mi'kmaq) and Anthony Apakark Thrasher (Inuit) as well as in-depth critical studies of better known life writings by Basil Johnston (Ojibway) and Tomson Highway (Cree). Magic Weapons examines the ways in which Indigenous survivors of residential school mobilize narrative in their struggles for personal and communal empowerment in the shadow of attempted ...

Magic Weapons: Aboriginal Writers Remaking Community After Residential Schools 2007, Michigan State University Press

ISBN-13: 9780887557026

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