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Oolaita, or, The Indian heroine

Oolaita, or, The Indian heroine

a melo drama in three acts

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Published by Printed for L. Deffebach in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesOolaita, The Indian heroine
Statementby Lewis Deffebach
SeriesThree centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1830
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination48 p
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15136264M

Their observation is equally applicable to ethnicity and ethnic groups which exist as abstract, complex, unfathomable units in constant need of symbolic representation. Scott Fitzgerald, whom Malcolm Cowley once described as an Irishman in disguise Situationdrifts away from Ernest Hemingway Anglo-American and Gertrude Stein JewishAmerican, women's literature and moves closer to his fellow Irishman Finley Peter Dunne — with whom, of course, he has otherwise little in common. As the example of the Pharisee's prayer suggests, the negative separation from publican otherness is subject to New Testament injunction. Captain Boone was the son of the famous Daniel Boone.

According to Keith Wilbur, the Algonquian meaning of other Indian names is striking: Iroquois "real adders," Mingo "treacherous," Mohawk "cannibals or cowards," and Pequot "destroyers" New England Booneville was established on June 6,by A. Primghar is the county seat. As Malcolm X wrote in the chapter entitled "Saved" in his autobiography, "reading had changed forever the course of my life" The name Boyden was selected to honor J.

He sold the property to Frank Whitney, B. And then one Sunday afternoon I wandered out along the Desplaines river And I saw a crowd of Hungarians under the trees with their women and children and a keg of beer and accordion. A Musical Farce. It is the whole balloon that I am after.


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The county seat is Indianola. As the Italian-American example of the introduction suggests, however, self-exoticization, too — or to speak with Ellison, pastoralization of the in-group — has Oolaita part of a familiar cultural scenario. Dubuque had been developed as a mining camp inbut when Julien Introduction xvii Dubuque died inthe Indians burned the camp.

Aplington was planned in — and established on February 2,by the proprietors, Thomas Nash, R. Mitchell or in appreciation for an area surveyor.

In contemporary usage ethnicity has largely been transformed from a heathenish liability into a sacred asset, from a trait to be overcome in a conversion and rebirth experience to a very desirable identity feature to be achieved through yet another regeneration.

It is the identical mechanism which William Empson identifies in literature as "pastoral. He named the town for himself. The town was incorporated on January 31, While subsistence agriculture had been a staple of the diet of the Indians in the region, it was critical to their survival but not to the overall economy of the region.

At a time of increasing environmental crisis, Inventing Niagara shows us how understanding the cultural history of nature might help us rethink our place in it today. Burlington is the county seat. Belle Plaine was incorporated on May 26, I remember how Blanchard was founded when the Wabash Railroad established a depot there in In contemporary America ethnic revivalists who want to defy assimilation often adopt black American styles rather than white ones— which makes cultural sense, though it does little to support claims for authentically indigenous ethnic styles.

The county seat is Washington. Its publication in marked the end of an era. When Horace Kallen wrote that we cannot change our grandfathers, he was telling a story—even though he was telling it in the form of nonfiction. In the present, admittedly large scope of the book, what Orlando Patterson called the "beast" of ethnicity Chauvinism has no exit.

Ayr is the county seat.

A Dictionary of Iowa Place

Cherokee is the county seat.He must accept the conditions which it furnishes, or perish, and so he fits himself into the Indian clearings and follows the Indian trails" (Turner la, 4). Having adapted to the frontier, the self -reliant pioneer soon begins to overpower and tame the wilderness, but, even after the wilderness is settled, "the region still partakes of the.

Full text of "AMERICAN PLAYS PRINTED A BIBLIOGRAPHICAL RECORD" See other formats. Get this from a library! Oolaita, or, The Indian heroine: a melo drama in three acts.

[Lewis Deffebach]. In Lewis Deffebach's play Oolaita; or, The Indian Heroine, for instance, a young maiden's father tries to make her give up the noble young warrior she loves and marry a conceited old chief. The old Indian hires assassins to kill his young rival and puts out the word they have succeeded/5(3).

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was advertised to be exhibited in Water Street. Admission for each person, one shilling. In April,there was exhibited at the Indian King Tavern, on Market Street, a cat having one head, eight legs, two tails, and from the breast down two bodies. This monstrous production was considered a curiosity worthy of special attention.