Essays Tagged: "Louise Erdrich"

Non-Indian literature.

iption of the culture without truly experiencing it themselves? Then, like a gift from the heavens, Louise Erdrich's Tracks drops off of the old wooden bookshelf behind him, and the young reader, real ... r refusal to accept the tsunami of information available to them through oral history. In contrast, Louise Erdrich, raised as an Indian, does understand the culture because she has immersed herself in ...

(5 pages) 49 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Essay is about the Character Pauline and her many perversions of life in Louise Erdrich's "Tracks".

Pauline's Exocentric Identity in Louise Erdrich's "Tracks"During the novel "Tracks" (1988) Louise Erdrich (Anishinaabe) devolves her ...

(6 pages) 57 0 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Dreams Of The Past: An Explication of Louise Erdrich's Poem "Indian Boarding School: The Runaways"

face before it hardened, pale, remembering24. delicate old injuries, the spines of names and leaves.Louise Erdrich's poem "Indian Boarding School: The Runaways" reads like a short story of Native Amer ... a remembrance and reflections the children see of injuries that still hurt.As can be clearly seen, Louise Erdrich's poem "Indian Boarding School: The Runaways" is a three part-structure, each part bu ...

(6 pages) 40 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

The Sinking of the Red Convertible: Brotherhood and Symbolism; This assignment was an analysis on a short story to write a third person essay 2-3 pages.

ic from the story. One of the main ways authors do this is through the title they give their story. Louise Erdrich named her story "The Red Convertible" for a good reason, to make the readers see how ... Red Convertible" for a good reason, to make the readers see how important a red convertible can be. Louise Erdrich uses the red convertible to symbolize Lyman and Henry's brotherhood from their tight ...

(4 pages) 96 0 0.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Native Family Versus the Dominant Culture in "American Horse" by Louise Erdrich

The Native Family Versus the Dominant Culturein "American Horse" by Louise ErdrichThe current interest in what has come to be called "multicultural" literature has ... cteristic: authoring a text which appeals to at least two different cultural codes. (Wiget 258)Louise Erdrich says she's an emissary of the between-world. (Bacon) "I have one foot on tribal lands ... ction as identities reflect patterns from both cultures.Born in 1954 in Little Falls, Minnesota, Louise Erdrich grew up in Wahpeton, North Dakota. Her heritage includes a French-Ojibwe mother and ...

(8 pages) 64 0 4.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Justine And Tales Of Burning Love

to tell what he wanted out of a relationship, his life would not of led such a low downfall. Louise Erdrich wanted her readers to see Mauser as a male with many true qualities but were hidden b ...

(5 pages) 512 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Adaptation - Personal Response to Text

sent, take challenges as they come and adapt to them using the skills learned. The text The Leap by Louise Erdrich suggests that an individual adapts to changing circumstances by welcoming the challen ... th open arms, by embracing them and using the skills learnt to overcome them. The text, The Leap by Louise Eldrich clearly shows how one adapts to changing circumstances by the character Anna and her ...

(3 pages) 15 0 0.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Literary Concepts and Elements Presented by American Authors

ht to this tradition. Twentieth century writers Richard Wright, Gwendolyn Brooks, Alice Walker, and Louise Erdrich composed fictional tapestries using the literary elements of juxtaposition, backgroun ... American literature. Alice Walker style set the standard for great literary works (Covington, 2006).Louise ErdrichLulu's Boys (McQuade et al., 1999) is a story that focuses around a main character, Be ...

(6 pages) 36 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Henry’s and Septimus’s Deadly Disorder

ns are reported to commit suicide every week (Veterans Administration). Authors, Virginia Woolf and Louise Erdrich, both published separate novels that introduced two veterans who suffered from this h ... ies need to understand that it takes longer for the mind to heal then the body.Works CitiedErdrich, Louise. Love Medicine. New York: Bantam, 1989. Print.Lorie Watkins Fulton. ""A direction of one's ow ...

(5 pages) 29 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays

Louise Erdrich's Love Medicine

English 3American Literature Louise ErdrichErdrich sees her role as being to "tell the stories of the contemporary survivors whil ... he is 'inscribing revisionist histories of the cultural borderlands'"Discuss, via close analysis of Louise Erdrich's Love Medicine.Louise Erdrich's Love Medicine is a prefect representative of the eff ... Perennial, Hammersmith, London.Gregor, Z. (2013). Privy to both worlds: The meeting of languages in Louise Erdrich's Love Medicine.Wong, H. Sweet. (ed). (2000).Louise Erdrich's Love Medicine. A Casebo ...

(7 pages) 5 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers