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Watermelon nights : a novel

Title
Watermelon nights : a novel / Greg Sarris ; afterword by Reginald Dyck.
Author
Sarris, Greg,
Publication
Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [2021]

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Additional Authors
Dyck, Reginald,
Description
ix, 445 pages; 24 cm.
Series Statement
American Indian literature and critical studies series ; volume 73
Uniform Title
American Indian literature and critical studies series ; v. 73.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Domestic fiction.
  • Fiction.
Note
  • Originally published: Hyperion Books, 1998.
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references.
Call Number
JFE 21-7894
ISBN
  • 9780806169378
  • 0806169370
LCCN
2021000398
Author
Sarris, Greg, author.
Title
Watermelon nights : a novel / Greg Sarris ; afterword by Reginald Dyck.
Publisher
Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [2021]
Type of Content
text
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
volume
Series
American Indian literature and critical studies series ; volume 73
American Indian literature and critical studies series ; v. 73.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary
"Told from the points of view of a twenty-year-old Pomo man, his grandmother, and his mother, this intergenerational saga illuminates the experiences of urban Indians and depicts the historical conditions that shape a tribe's rural-to-urban migration. The novel deals with such topics as ethnic and racial prejudice, urban poverty, violence toward women, and LGBTQ identity. This new edition includes a revised preface by the author and an afterword by Reginald Dyck"-- Provided by publisher.
Added Author
Dyck, Reginald, writer of afterword.
Other Editions:
Reproduction of (manifestation): Sarris, Greg. Watermelon nights. New York : Hyperion, ©1998 425 pages ; 25 cm (DLC) 98021129 (OCoLC) 38966170
Research Call Number
JFE 21-7894
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