restricted access   Volume 20, Number 4, Winter 2008

Table of Contents

From: Studies in American Indian Literatures

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From the Editors

pp. vii-viii


Mourning, Melancholia, and Rhetorical Sovereignty in William Apess's Eulogy on King Philip

pp. 1-23

Extending Root and Branch: Community Regeneration in the Petitions of Samson Occom

pp. 24-55

Strategies for Ethical Engagement: An Open Letter Concerning Non-Native Scholars of Native Literatures

pp. 56-67

A Tribute to Paula Gunn Allen (1939–2008)

pp. 68-75

The Mystery of Language: N. Scott Momaday, An Appreciation

pp. 76-86

Book Reviews

A Cherokee Woman's America: Memoirs of Narcissa Owen, 1831-1907 (review)

pp. 87-89

Black Silk Handkerchief: A Hom-Astubby Mystery (review)

pp. 90-92

Native Americans and the Environment: Perspectives on the Ecological Indian, and: Out of the Shadow: Ecopsychology, Story, and Encounters with the Land (review)

pp. 93-97

Native North American Theater in a Global Age: Sites of Identity Construction and Transdifference (review)

pp. 98-101

The Salt Companion to Carter Revard (review)

pp. 101-104

I Swallow Turquoise for Courage (review)

pp. 104-107

Sovereign Bones: New Native American Writing (review)

pp. 108-111

The Third Space of Sovereignty: The Postcolonial Politics of U.S.-Indigenous Relations (review)

pp. 111-114


Contributor Biographies

pp. 115-117

Major Triban Nations and Bands Mentioned in This Issue

Major Tribal Nations and Bands Mentioned in This Issue

pp. 118-121