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Dreams and Thunder: Stories, Poems, and The Sun Dance Opera #2020

Dreams and Thunder Stories Poems and The Sun Dance Opera Zitkala a Red Bird also known as Gertrude Simmons Bonnin was one of the best known and most influential Native Americans of the twentieth century Born on the Yankton Sioux Reservation sh

  • Title: Dreams and Thunder: Stories, Poems, and The Sun Dance Opera
  • Author: Zitkala-Ša P. Jane Hafen
  • ISBN: 9780803299191
  • Page: 156
  • Format: Paperback
  • Dreams and Thunder: Stories, Poems, and The Sun Dance Opera By Zitkala-Ša P. Jane Hafen, Zitkala a Red Bird 1876 1938 , also known as Gertrude Simmons Bonnin, was one of the best known and most influential Native Americans of the twentieth century Born on the Yankton Sioux Reservation, she remained true to her indigenous heritage as a student at the Boston Conservatory and a teacher at the Carlisle Indian School, as an activist in turn attacking the CarliZitkala a Red Bird 1876 1938 , also known as Gertrude Simmons Bonnin, was one of the best known and most influential Native Americans of the twentieth century Born on the Yankton Sioux Reservation, she remained true to her indigenous heritage as a student at the Boston Conservatory and a teacher at the Carlisle Indian School, as an activist in turn attacking the Carlisle School, as an artist celebrating Native stories and myths, and as an active member of the Society of American Indians in Washington DC All these currents of Zitkala a s rich life come together in this book, which presents her previously unpublished stories, rare poems, and the libretto of The Sun Dance Opera.

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    1. This book is a collection of transcribed and translated folktales, original poetry, and the script of the Sun Dance Opera Overall, I liked it well enough but there were definitely bits that didn t hold up for me Zitkala a s poetry, for example, while it gave me a peek into Native American issues and struggles of the time and sadly, today still , left a lot to be desired on a technical level And reading the script of an opera is super weird, to be honest It was an unique way to get an idea of Sio [...]

    2. En voyant une vid o circuler sur Internet sur Zitkala a nom de plume comme tant la premi re femme des premi res nations crire un op ra en plus d une grande implication au niveau l gal pour la protection des premi res nations , je n ai pas pu m emp cher d aller jeter un coup d il cette auteure.Ainsi que son titre l indique, ce recueil contient des histoires l gendes Sioux , quelques po mes et un op ra Il s agit d une dition assez savante en ce sens que tous les textes sont pr fac s d au moins un [...]

    3. My knowledge of Zitkala a s writing ended up being considerably different than the things she actually wrote about and were included in this compilation of her work From what I ve read about the Yankton Sioux Dakota woman before, she wrote her memoirs of her time in boarding school and her life at the time, as a teacher and musician In Dreams and Thunder, however, she only retold bizarre traditional stories and poetry, and her somewhat strange opera adaptation of a sacred ritual, The Sun Dance O [...]

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