From the Iron House

From the Iron House

Imprisonment in First Nations Writing

eBook - 2008
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In From the Iron House: Imprisonment in First Nations Writing, Deena Rymhs identifies continuities between the residential school and the prison, offering ways of reading "the carceral"--That is, the different ways that incarceration is constituted and articulated in contemporary Aboriginal literature. Addressing the work of writers like Tomson Highway and Basil Johnston along with that of lesser-known authors writing in prison serials and underground publications, this book emphasizes the literary and political strategies these authors use to resist the containment of their institutions. Th.
Publisher: Waterloo, Ont. : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, Ă2008
ISBN: 9781554581269
1554581265
9781435656321
1435656326
1554580218
9781554580217
Characteristics: 1 online resource (ix, 146 pages)

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