The Chippewa Landscape of Louise Erdrich by Allan Chavkin

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This collection of essays focuses on Erdrich's writings rooted in the Chippewa experience. The contributors investigate narrative structure, signs of ethnicity, the notions of luck and chance, her use of metaphors, her efforts to counter stereotypes of American Indian women, and her use of comedy.

About Allan Chavkin

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Allan Chavkin is Professor of English at Southwest Texas State University. A. LaVonne Brown Ruoff is Professor Emerita of English, University of Illinois at Chicago.
Published January 15, 1999 by University Alabama Press. 176 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction