9780826349460

Navajos Wear Nikes : A Reservation Life

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  • ISBN13:

    9780826349460

  • ISBN10:

    0826349463

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2011-03-15
  • Publisher: Univ of New Mexico Pr

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Summary

Kristofic's memoir is an honest portrait of growing up on-and growing to love-the Reservation. The text reveals the complexity of modern life on the Navajo Reservation, a world where Anglo and Navajo coexisted in a tenuous truce.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. xiii
Prologue: The Questionp. xvii
The White Applep. 1
Dog Dayp. 22
Always Watch The Sunp. 32
Temporary Capturep. 40
You Will Get Your Scarp. 49
Walking the Black Roadp. 53
Thrifty, Brave, Clean, and Irreverentp. 68
Worldly Possessionsp. 78
Shizhé' Ash'íní from Piñon, Arizonap. 91
The Third Dayp. 100
Native American Weekp. 111
Naaki Góne' Shitsilí and the Leave-Takingp. 120
Welcome to Bilagáana Worldp. 127
Shadow Huntingp. 139
The Last Halloweenp. 150
Into The Nestp. 159
A Returnp. 173
Into the Washp. 176
Hózhop. 180
Epilogue: The Answer to the Questionp. 191
Appendixp. 195
Works Consultedp. 206
Reading Group Questionsp. 209
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