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|Name:||M. Eleanor Nevins|
|Institution:||University of Nevada at Reno|
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Ling & Literature
|Selected Publications:||'Learning to Listen: Coming to Terms with Conflicting Discourses of 'Language Loss' among the White Mountain Apache'. To appear in Journal of Linguistic Anthropology December 2004.
2003 ''He Became an Eagle': a Contemporary Western Apache Oral Narrative'. InVoices from the Four Directions: Contemporary Translations of Native American Oral Literature. Brian Swann, ed. University of Nebraska Press.
2000 Editor (as 'Eleanor Culley'), Electronic Edition of Chiricahua and Mescalero Apache Texts, by Harry
Hoijer, ethnological notes by Morris Opler. University of Virginia Electronic Text Center. URL:
|Courses Taught:||Ehtnography of Communication
Language Shift and Endangerment
Native American Literatures and Ethnopoetics
Language and Culture
Language and Religious Movements
|Academic Paper Abstract:||
“They live in Lonesome Dove”: Media and contemporary Western Apache place-naming practices
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