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Volume 49, Number 1, Spring 2014

Table of Contents

Special Issue: Indigenous Wests: Literary and Visual Aesthetics

Guest Edited by Susan Bernardin

From the Editor

pp. xi-xii | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0008

Indigenous Wests: Literary and Visual Aesthetics

pp. 1-8 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0012


The Significance of the Frontier in Comanche Poetry

pp. 9-28 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0015

The End (of the Trail) Is the Beginning: Stephen Graham Jones’s The Bird Is Gone

pp. 29-46 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0018

“This Is Our Playground”: Skateboarding, diy Aesthetics, and Apache Sovereignty in Dustinn Craig’s 4wheelwarpony

pp. 47-69 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0000

“Just by Doing It, We Made It Appear”: Dustinn Craig on We Shall Remain: Geronimo, 4wheelwarpony, and the Apache Scouts Project

pp. 71-88 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0003

It’s a Good Day to Bike: Indigenous Futures in Ramona Emerson’s Opal

pp. 89-112 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0006

Book Reviews

Trans-Indigenous: Methodologies for Global Native Literary Studies by Chadwick Allen, and: The Transit of Empire: Indigenous Critiques of Colonialism by Jodi A. Byrd, and: A Separate Country: Postcoloniality and American Indian Nations by Elizabeth Cook-Lynn (review)

pp. 113-120 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0010

Smoke Signals: Native Cinema Rising by Joanna Hearne (review)

pp. 120-122 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0014

Domestic Subjects: Gender, Citizenship, and Law in Native American Literature by Beth H. Piatote (review)

pp. 122-123 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0017

So Far So Good by Ralph Salisbury (review)

pp. 124-125 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0020

The Days Are Gods by Liz Stephens (review)

pp. 125-127 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0002

House under the Moon by Michael Sowder (review)

pp. 127-128 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0005

Women Who Live in Coffee Shops and Other Stories by Stella Pope Duarte, and: The Block Captain’s Daughter by Demetria Martínez (review)

pp. 128-131 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0009

The Old Man’s Love Story by Rudolfo Anaya (review)

pp. 131-132 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0013

History of the Gothic: American Gothic by Charles L. Crow (review)

pp. 132-134 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0016

Reclaiming Nostalgia: Longing for Nature in American Literature by Jennifer K. Ladino (review)

pp. 134-135 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0019

Keeping the Swarm: New and Selected Essays by George Venn (review)

pp. 135-137 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0001

Hell of a Vision: Regionalism and the Modern American West by Robert L. Dorman (review)

pp. 137-138 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0004

South by Southwest: Katherine Anne Porter and the Burden of Texas History by Janis Stout (review)

pp. 138-141 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0007


pp. 143-144 | DOI: 10.1353/wal.2014.0011

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