Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-9 of 9 items

  • Keywords: Chickasaw x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

The Greatest Gathering: The Second French-Chickasaw War in the Mississippi Valley and the Potential for Archaeology

KENNETH G. KELLY and MEREDITH D. HARDY

in French Colonial Archaeology in the Southeast and Caribbean

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780813036809
eISBN:
9780813041841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036809.003.0006
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

After the destruction of the Natchez in 1730, French Colonial authorities and their Indian allies considered the Chickasaw Nation the greatest threat to life and commerce in the mid-continent. A ... More


Strophic Form and Asymmetrical Repetition in Four American Indian Songs

Victoria Lindsay Levine and Bruno Nettl

in Analytical and Cross-Cultural Studies in World Music

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780195384581
eISBN:
9780199918331
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195384581.003.0008
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter presents four case studies of Native North American strophic songs that employ different kinds of asymmetrical repetition: an Arapaho Wolf Dance song, a Kiowa Peyote song, a Yahi Yana ... More


Intonational Phonology of Chickasaw

Matthew K. Gordon

in Prosodic Typology: The Phonology of Intonation and Phrasing

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199249633
eISBN:
9780191719349
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199249633.003.0011
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

This chapter describes and analyses the intonational phonology of Chickasaw, an endangered Muskogean language spoken in Oklahoma. Topics covered include prosodic constituency, degree of disjuncture ... More


Faulkner and the Native South

Jay Watson, Annette Trefzer, and James G., Jr. Thomas (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781496818096
eISBN:
9781496818133
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496818096.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

With the rise of new scholarly paradigms in the study of Native American histories and cultures, and the emergence of the Native South as a key concept in US southern studies, the time is more than ... More


The First Vicksburg Campaign

Barbara Brooks Tomblin

in The Civil War on the Mississippi: Union Sailors, Gunboat Captains, and the Campaign to Control the River

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780813167039
eISBN:
9780813167817
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813167039.003.0012
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

The Mississippi Squadron’s gunboats and tinclads moved up the Yazoo to prepare for an operation by Sherman’s troops against Chickasaw Bluffs, intended to draw rebel troops away from Vicksburg. The ... More


The Wolf Is Come: War in the Indian Nation, 1861–1862

Thomas W. Cutrer

in Theater of a Separate War: The Civil War West of the Mississippi River, 1861-1865

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781469631561
eISBN:
9781469631585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469631561.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Examines the history of the five so-called “Civilized Tribes”: their expulsion from their ancestral homelands in the southeastern United States, intertribal disagreements over alliances with North or ... More


Doom and Deliverance: Faulkner’s Dialectical Indians

Melanie Benson Taylor

in Faulkner and the Native South

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781496818096
eISBN:
9781496818133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496818096.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

Most critics and historians agree that Faulkner’s Indian characters are outrageous mystifications drawn from popular misperceptions and unspoken ideologies. While he famously admitted that he “made ... More


Dressing the Part: Evolution of Indian Dress in Faulkner

Patricia Galloway

in Faulkner and the Native South

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781496818096
eISBN:
9781496818133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496818096.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

Charles Betts Galloway’s first charge as Methodist bishop in 1886 was Indian Territory. The bishop’s grandfather had held slaves and taken up Indian land; his father had served in the Civil War; he ... More


“A Valid Signature”: Native American Sovereignty in Requiem for a Nun

Annette Trefzer

in Faulkner and the Native South

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781496818096
eISBN:
9781496818133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496818096.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This chapter focuses on the “X-mark” by which Chickasaw matriarch Mohataha signs over the legal title of her land in Mississippi to the white settlers of Faulkner’s Jefferson. This essay investigates ... More


View: