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Conversations with N. Scott Momaday

Author: N Scott Momaday; Matthias Schubnell
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, ©1997.
Series: Literary conversations series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The interviews in this volume span the period from 1970 to 1993. Momaday responds candidly to questions relating to his multicultural background, his views on the place of the Indian in American literature and society, his concern for conservation and an American land ethic, his theory of language and the imagination, the influences on his artistic and academic development, and his comments on specific works he has  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Interviews
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Momaday, N. Scott, 1934-
Conversations with N. Scott Momaday.
Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, ©1997
(OCoLC)606139587
Named Person: N Scott Momaday; N Scott Momaday; Navarre Scott Momaday; Navarre Scott Momaday; Navarre Scott Momaday
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: N Scott Momaday; Matthias Schubnell
ISBN: 0878059598 9780878059591 0878059601 9780878059607
OCLC Number: 35450373
Notes: Includes index.

UNC Charlotte Libraries notes:
#35450373aKW0697
Description: xx, 237 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Discussion: The Man Made of Words / Rupert Costo --
An Interview with N. Scott Momaday / Lee Abbott --
A Conversation with N. Scott Momaday / Lawrence J. Evers --
Landscapes: N. Scott Momaday / Wm. T. Morgan, Jr. --
An Interview with N. Scott Momaday / Gretchen Bataille --
Interview with N. Scott Momaday / Gretchen Bataille --
An Interview with N. Scott Momaday / Matthias Schubnell --
A MELUS Interview: N. Scott Momaday --
A Slant of Light / Bettye Givens --
The Magic of Words: An Interview with N. Scott Momaday / Joseph Bruchac --
Shouting at the Machine: An Interview with N. Scott Momaday / Persona --
N. Scott Momaday: Interview / Kay Bonetti --
A MELUS Interview: N. Scott Momaday --
Literature and the Native Writer / Tom King --
N. Scott Momaday / Laura Coltelli --
N. Scott Momaday: Storyteller / Dagmar Weiler --
N. Scott Momaday / Louis Owens --
The Ancient Child: A Conversation with N. Scott Momaday / Gaetano Prampolini --
Interview with N. Scott Momaday / Camille Adkins.
Series Title: Literary conversations series.
Other Titles: Literary conversations series
Responsibility: edited by Matthias Schubnell.
Local System Bib Number:
.b12332100

Abstract:

The interviews in this volume span the period from 1970 to 1993. Momaday responds candidly to questions relating to his multicultural background, his views on the place of the Indian in American literature and society, his concern for conservation and an American land ethic, his theory of language and the imagination, the influences on his artistic and academic development, and his comments on specific works he has written. The reader who joins these conversations will meet in N. Scott Momaday a careful listener and an engaging, often humorous speaker whose commentaries provide a deeper vision for those interested in his life and work.
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