3 edition of Explorations in Navajo poetry and poetics found in the catalog.
Explorations in Navajo poetry and poetics
Anthony K. Webster
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Anthony K. Webster.|
|LC Classifications||PM2009 .W43 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2009029683|
"Webster's Explorations in Navajo Poetry and Poetics marks an intriguing foray into this often overlooked component of American poetic production his work here is engaging and demands critical attention." -James Gifford, Year's work in English studies "Webster's book is a pleasure to read for anyone familiar with or interested in contemporary Navajo society a glimpse of the perennial Cited by: Anthony K.
Webster is assistant professor of anthropology at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale. He holds a PhD in linguistic anthropology from the University of Texas at Austin and his research focuses on Navajo poetry and poetics, the role of the individual in the production of language and identity, and issues concerning indigenous language shift.
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Explorations in Navajo Poetry and Poetics; Anthony K. Webster ; Book; Published by: University of New Mexico Press; View View Citation; contents. summary. In this study Webster investigates the devices found in Navajo written and oral poetic traditions.
He then explores aspects of language such as code-mixing, punning, and ideophony (sound Cited by: Explorations in Navajo Poetry and Poetics (review) Explorations in Navajo Poetry and Poetics (review) Samuels, David William system available to reflection and as subject of metadiscourse to a focus on individual performance, and especially the sonic Explorations in Navajo poetry and poetics book sensory dimensions of individual performance, and the dialogic tension between these two aspects of Navajo.
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Webster. Reviewed by Paul G. Zolbrod ; The Fast Runner: Filming the Legend of Atanarjuat. He is also the founding editor of the journal Poetics Today. His recent books include Marc Chagall and His Times: A Documentary Narrative (Stanford, ) and Sing, Stranger: A Century of American Yiddish Poetry—A Historical Anthology(Stanford, ).
He is also the editor of Marc Chagall on Art and Culture(Stanford, ). The Navajo culture and language are both changing and the vibrancy of the People can be woven into language usage, poetics.
Reading and studying Navajo poetry with this approach feels more equitable than a pure literary stance. Explorations in Navajo Poetry and Poetics Of the nearlypeople who identified themselves as Navajo in the U.S.
Census,identified themselves as speakers of Navajo. While these rough numbers give an impression that the Navajo language. Book Review of Explorations in Navajo Poetry and Poetics by Anthony K.
Webster. ( ( Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press. pages); review published in the Journal of Folklore Research, Octo Poetry Foundation editors have curated this collection of Native American poets, both established and widely read ones along with voices of a new generation, from some of the many US tribes.
Their poems bear historical witness, demonstrate the strength of the Native American spirit, argue crucial political and social issues, while illuminating. Book Series. Explorations by Robert D Ballard. Interest. Explorations chamaniques. Book. Explorations décousues. Society & Culture Website.
Explorations entreprises cool -EEC. Explorations in Navajo Poetry and Poetics. Book. Explorations in Non-Duality. Community. Explorations in Planning Theory. Book. In the book, I think I describe this as recognizing that poetry is not just about the world, but of the world and being of the world, poetry offers the possibility to change the world—which is what some Navajo poetry seems to be trying to do, to get people to listen and hence to think or imagine, which is the beginning of getting things and.
The Sounds of Navajo Poetry will be particularly appropriate for courses on verbal art, language and culture, contemporary Native American poetry, translation, and sound studies. Anthony K. Webster is a linguistic anthropologist and the author of Explorations in Navajo Poetry and Poetics and Intimate Grammars: An Ethnography of Navajo Poetry.
Journal of Anthropological Research “This fascinating work is a natural follow-up to the author’s earlier book, Explorations in Navajo Poetry and Poetics.
Its goal is to further the examination of contemporary Navajo poetry and the output of selected Navajo poets in order to explicate what is being said in these poems. Book Reviews; The Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Typology (Jae Jung Song, editor) Jeffrey Heath: Explorations in Navajo Poetry and Poetics (Anthony K.
Webster) David Samuels: We Are Our Language: An Ethnography of Language Revitalization in a. Explorations in Navajo Poetry and Poetics. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press. Witherspoon, Gary. Navajo categories of objects at rest. American Anthropologist, 73, Witherspoon, Gary.
Language and art in the Navajo universe. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. ISBN ; ISBN X. Intimate Grammars: An Ethnography of Navajo Poetry. Tucson: University of Arizona Press. Paperback edition published Explorations in Navajo poetry and poetics.
Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press. Special Issues. Joel Sherzer and the Importance of Staying Discourse-Centered. Special Issue Journal of Linguistic. Since the arrival of Europeans on American shores, Native peoples have recounted stories about their encounters with the invading and colonizing outsiders.
Anthony K. Webster is a linguistic anthropologist and author of the books Explorations in Navajo Poetry and Poetics (UNM, ) and Intimate Grammars: An Ethnography of Navajo Poetry (Arizona, ). His research focuses on the interplay between language, culture, the.
“The Sound of Navajo Country is an insightful examination of current issues in Indigenous cultural politics. Jacobsen’s investigation of voice and language in country music and other dimensions of expressive culture in the Navajo Nation illuminates the nuances of identity and language politics and the constant negotiation of authenticity.
Fans of Fence, formal hybridity, flash fiction, and experimental poetics should try to get their hands on a special issue of Sentence: A Journal of Prose Poetry and Poetics released in that featured contemporary American Indian prose poetry.
It represents the first anthology of Native prose poetry and one of the most interesting examples. Webster has written three books on the topic (Explorations in Navajo Poetry and Poetics, Intimate Grammars: An Ethnography of Navajo Poetry; and The Sounds of Navajo Poetry: A Humanities of Speaking) and co-edited another book (with Paul V.
Kroskrity) concerning ethnopoetics (The Legacy of Dell Hymes: Ethnopoetics, Narrative Inequality, and. On Friday, 10/2, from pm, the RWL Speaker Series will present a talk by Dr.
Anthony Webster entitled" 'I don't write Navajo poetry, I just speak the poetry in Navajo:' Navajo Language Poetry and the (Imagined) Future Publics of Readers and Listeners," in McClung Tower Dr.
Webster's presentation will consider the imagined future publics of Navajos who write poetry in a variety. Reed, Brian. “Sherwin Bitsui’s Blank Dictionary: Navajo Poetics and Non-Indigenous Readers.” The Fate of Difficulty in the Poetry of Our Time, ed.
Charles Altieri and Nicholas Nace. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, Anthony K. Webster is Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Texas at Austin. He is the author of Explorations in Navajo Poetry and Poetics as well as numerous articles on Navajo poetry, language, and culture.
show more. About the Book: In this kinetic new poetry from Sherwin Bitsui, characters live in a state of fading and blurring, appearing as though photographed or filmed.
Dissolve hums with the coexistence and dissonance of landscape and waste, crisis and continuity—with Navajo thought inherent to the movement of the book. His debut collection of poems, Works & Days, won the T.
Eliot Poetry Prize, and Landscape Portrait Figure Form () was named by The Barnes & Noble Review as a Best Poetry Book. Explorations in Navajo Poetry and Poetics by Anthony K. Webster Explorations in Navajo Poetry and Poetics by Anthony K. Webster (pp.
) Review by: David Samuels. Anthropological Linguistics provides a forum for the full range of scholarly study of the languages and cultures of the peoples of the world, especially the native peoples of the Americas.
Embracing the field of language and culture broadly defined, the journal includes articles and research reports addressing cultural, historical, and philological aspects of linguistic study, including.
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Navajo or Navaho (/ ˈ n æ v ə h oʊ, ˈ n ɑː-/; Navajo: Diné bizaad [tìnépìz̥ɑ̀ːt] or Naabeehó bizaad [nɑ̀ːpèːhópìz̥ɑ̀ːt]) is a Southern Athabaskan language of the Na-Dené family, through which it is related to languages spoken across the western areas of North is spoken primarily in the Southwestern United States, especially in the Navajo Nation.
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