Listening to Old Woman speak : natives and alternatives in Canadian literature /
Laura Groening.
imprint
Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2004.
description
xvi, 183 p. ; 24 cm.
ISBN
0773527885, 0773527893 pbk, 9780773527898
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imprint
Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2004.
isbn
0773527885
0773527893 pbk
9780773527898
restrictions
Online version licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
Introduction : writing "Indians" and the Manichean allegory -- Representation and identification : gender and genre in the first Canadian novel(s) -- "A curiosity ... natural and feminine" : race, class, and gender in the colonial writings of Anna Jameson and Susanna Moodie -- "Poor creatures, once so benighted" : imagining race in early colonial narratives -- Inhabiting a Manicheal world view : colonialism, ideology, and discourse -- Administering/ministering to the Indians : Duncan Campbell Scott and the politics of church and state -- The temptations of Rudy Wiebe : history and postmodern Indians -- "Contamination as literary strategy" : a postcolonial ideal -- "Children of two peoples" : hybrid texts, hybrid people? -- The healing aesthetic of Basil H. Johnston -- Conclusion : finding an appropriate(d) voice.
local note
This title is part of the ‘Indigenous Perspectives’ Research Collection at the Bora Laskin Law Library.
catalogue key
5178402
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. [167]-179) and index.

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