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Ebersole, Captured by Texts book. In Captured by Texts, Gary L. Ebersole explores these questions, showing that our fictional interpretation of captivity can construct a world of meaning that liberates us i How has the American Indian captivity narrative been used to explain the human condition? How does it serve to interpret the meaning of pain and suffering, gender, and the primitive-civilized dichotomy?

book by Gary L. Ebersole. How has the American Indian captivity narrative been used to explain the human condition? How does it serve to interpret the meaning of pain and suffering, gender, and the primitive-civilized dichotomy? In Captured by Texts, Gary L. Ebersole explores these questions, showing that our fictional interpretation of captivity can construct a world of meaning that liberates us in the face of adversity, pain, and loss of identity.

Captured by Texts: Puritan to Postmodern Images of Indian Captivity. On the Very Idea of Religions (In the Modern West and in Early Medieval China). 1427 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637.

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In both Indian and French Catholic communities, male captives were largely under the direct control of women, a situation that inverted the expected "normal" gendered.

In both Indian and French Catholic communities, male captives were largely under the direct control of women, a situation that inverted the expected "normal" gendered power relationships.

For comparison, see Gary Ebersole's Captured by Texts: Puritan to Postmodern Images of Indian Captivity, Univ. Still, the text is engaging and provides a new examination of women and culture. Castiglia's first book is undoubtedly aimed at his literary colleagues; nonpractitioners will find the introduction full of literary jargon. For academic, and especially university, libraries only. Jenny Presnell, Miami Univ.

Ebersole, G. L. Captured By Texts: Puritan to Postmodern Images of Indian Captivity. Derounian K. Z. Puritan Orthodoxy and the ‘Survivor Syndrome’ in Mary Rowlandson’s Indian Captivity Narrative. Early American Literature.

Ebersole, Gary L. Captured by Texts: Puritan to Postmodern Images of Indian . War and Culture: The Iroquois Experience. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1995. The William and Mary Quarterly, 3rd se. 40, no. 4 (October 1983): 528–59. CrossRefGoogle Scholar. Slavery in Indian Country: The Changing Face of Captivity in Early America. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1981. Vaughan, Aden . and Daniel K. Richter.

by Texts: Puritan to Postmodern Images of Indian Captivity, Gary Ebersole states that captivity narratives.

To put it in more modern terms, doe we-as well as the Puritans-need tales of violence to sustain a sense of identity, of who we are?) f. What is the significance of a woman’s captivity for defining a communal identity? g. In his book Captured by Texts: Puritan to Postmodern Images of Indian Captivity, Gary Ebersole states that captivity narratives. What, according to the narrative, is the cost of sustaining New England Puritan culture? Can you see similar questions.

Captured by Texts: Puritan to Postmodern Images of Indian Captivity. by Gary L. Ebersole (pp. 844-845).

How has the American Indian captivity narrative been used to explain the human condition? How does it serve to interpret the meaning of pain and suffering, gender, and the primitive-civilized dichotomy? In Captured by Texts, Gary L. Ebersole explores these questions, showing that our fictional interpretation of captivity can construct a world of meaning that liberates us in the face of adversity, pain, and loss of identity.


Captured by Texts: Puritan to Postmodern Images of Indian Captivity (Studies in Religion and Culture) download epub
Other Religions Practices & Sacred Texts
Author: Gary L. Ebersole
ISBN: 0813916070
Category: Religion & Spirituality
Subcategory: Other Religions Practices & Sacred Texts
Language: English
Publisher: University Press of Virginia (October 29, 1995)
Pages: 322 pages