Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-1 of 1 items

  • Keywords: origin x
  • University Presses: University Press of Mississippi x
  • University Press of Mississippi x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

“Chahta Siyah Ókih”: Ethnicity in the Oral Tradition of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians

Tom Mould

in Ethnic Heritage in Mississippi: The Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617032622
eISBN:
9781617032639
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617032622.003.0010
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the Choctaw’s use of storytelling and types of stories to maintain a distinct identity in a black-white world. It describes the major narrative genres—origin myths, prophecies, ... More


View: