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Almanac of the dead

a novel

by Leslie Silko

  • 5 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southwest, New
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- Southwest, New -- Fiction,
    • Indians of Mexico -- Fiction,
    • Southwest, New -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Leslie Marmon Silko.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3569.I44 A79 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination763 p. ;
      Number of Pages763
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1541268M
      ISBN 100671666088
      LC Control Number91019978

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      Laguna Pueblo writer Leslie Marmon Silko’s epic narrative Almanac of the Dead: A Novel () has been read as a prophetic text, both in its rearticulation of ancient Native prophecies and as Author: Joni Adamson. Ceremony Context selected correspondence with nature poet James Wright, The Delicacy and Strength of Lace (); the novel Almanac of the Dead (); Yellow Woman and a Beauty of the Spirit (), a collection of essays on.

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A dense and occasionally dazzling saga from poet-novelist Silko (Ceremony, ; Storyteller, ), who draws on the fullness of her Laguna-Anglo-Latino heritage in the kaleidoscopic view of drug-dealing, revolution, and ancient prophecies north and south of the border.

Silko's story is centered in Tucson, where two elderly sisters occupy their fortified ranch&#;together with a motley. “To read this book is to hear the voices of the ancestors and spirits telling us where we came from, who we are, and where we must go.” —Maxine Hong Kingston In its extraordinary range of character and culture, Almanac of the Dead is fiction on the grand scale.4/4(1).First published in on the eve of the th anniversary of Christopher Columbus’s “discovery” of the Americas, Almanac of the Dead is Laguna Pueblo author Leslie Marmon Silko’s response to European narratives of historical progress.

Silko spent a decade crafting the book, which was funded in part by a MacArthur Foundation “Genius” Grant awarded in   By Heathen Chinese. Used for review purposes only. If I were to recommend a single book to any pagan, polytheist, anti-capitalist or resident of North America, it would be Almanac of the McMurtry writes in a blurb on the back of the book, “If Karl Marx had chosen to make Das Kapital a novel set in the Americas, he might have come out with a book something like this.”.