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The Trickster Figure in American Literature

  • Authors
  • Winifred┬áMorgan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Winifred Morgan
    Pages 1-14
  3. Winifred Morgan
    Pages 15-45
  4. Winifred Morgan
    Pages 47-72
  5. Winifred Morgan
    Pages 73-101
  6. Winifred Morgan
    Pages 103-129
  7. Winifred Morgan
    Pages 131-165
  8. Winifred Morgan
    Pages 167-170
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 171-256

About this book

Introduction

This book analyzes and offers fresh insights into the trickster tradition including African American, American Indian, Euro-American, Asian American, and Latino/a stories, Morgan examines the oral roots of each racial/ethnic group to reveal how each group's history, frustrations, and aspirations have molded the tradition in contemporary literature.

Keywords

America Amerikanische Literatur fortune Tradition

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