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|Name:||Anthony K. Webster|
|Institution:||Southern Illinois University|
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|Selected Publications:||‘Ałk’idaa’ Mą’ii Jooldlosh, Jiní: Poetic Devices in Navajo Oral
and Written Poetry. Anthropological Linguistics. 48(3): 233-265.
On Speaking to him (Coyote): The Discourse Function of the yi-
/bi- alternation in some Chiricahua Apache Narratives. Southwest Journal of Linguistics. 25(2): 143-160.
From Hóyéé to Hajinei: On Some Implications of Feelingful Iconicity and Orthography in Navajo Poetry. Pragmatics. 2006. 16(4): 535-549.
Keeping the Word: On Orality and Literacy (with a sideways glance at Navajo). Oral Tradition. 2006. 21(2): 295-324.
The Mouse that Sucked: “Translating” a Navajo Poem. Studies in American Indian Literature. 2006. 18(1): 37-49.
Coyote Poems: Navajo Poetry, Intertextuality, and Language
Choice. American Indian Culture and Research Journal. 2004. 28(4): 69-91.
Lisandro Mendez’s ‘Coyote and Deer’: On Reciprocity, Narrative Structures and Interaction. American Indian Quarterly. 1999. 23(1): 1-24.
Sam Kenoi’s Coyote Stories: Rhetoric and Poetics in some Chiricahua Narratives. American Indian Culture and Research Journal. 1999. 23(1): 137-163.
Articles to appear:
A Note on Plains Apache Warpath Vocabulary. International Journal of American Linguistics.
“To all the Former Cats and Stomps of the Navajo Nation:” Performance, the individual, and cultural poetic traditions. Language in Society.
|Courses Taught:||Native Peoples of the Southwest
Native American Verbal Art
Descriptive Phonetics and Phonology
Undergraduate Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology
Graduate Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology
|Dissertation Director * of:||Rhetorical Strategies and Political Gift Giving in the Orinoco Delta
(Juan Rodriguez, Author)
|Academic Paper Abstract:||
"To all the former cats and stomps of the Navajo Nation:" Performance, the individual, and cultural poetic traditions
|* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.|
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