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E. Pauline Johnson (1861–1913)

Forfatter af Legends of Vancouver

14+ Værker 342 Medlemmer 7 Anmeldelser 1 Favorited

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Omfatter også følgende navne: Emily Pauline Johnson, E. Pauline Johnson (Tekahionwake)

Omfatter også: Pauline Johnson (3)

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Værker af E. Pauline Johnson

Legends of Vancouver (1913) 131 eksemplarer, 2 anmeldelser
The Moccasin Maker (1913) 26 eksemplarer
The Lost Island (2004) 15 eksemplarer
The Two Sisters (2016) 12 eksemplarer
The Shagganappi (2006) 10 eksemplarer
Legends of the Capilano (2023) 4 eksemplarer
Pauline Johnson: Her Life and Work 3 eksemplarer, 1 anmeldelse
Canadian Born (2009) 2 eksemplarer
In the Shadows (1898) 1 eksemplar
The White Wampum 1 eksemplar, 1 anmeldelse

Associated Works

The Big Book of Classic Fantasy (2019) — Bidragyder — 172 eksemplarer, 3 anmeldelser
The Children's Treasury: Best Loved Stories and Poems from Around the World (1987) — Bidragyder — 151 eksemplarer, 2 anmeldelser
Voice of the Turtle: American Indian Literature, 1900-1970 (1994) — Bidragyder — 130 eksemplarer, 1 anmeldelse
An Anthology of Canadian Native Literature in English (1992) — Bidragyder — 76 eksemplarer
The Canadian Children's Treasury (1994) — Bidragyder — 58 eksemplarer
The Oxford Book of Stories by Canadian Women in English (1999) — Forfatter, nogle udgaver28 eksemplarer
Our Bit of Truth: An Anthology of Canadian Native Literature (1990) — Bidragyder — 18 eksemplarer
Bright Poems for Dark Days: An Anthology for Hope (2021) — Bidragyder — 11 eksemplarer
Stories for a Winter's Night (2000) — Bidragyder — 8 eksemplarer
All Sails Set (1948) — Bidragyder — 8 eksemplarer

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Kanonisk navn
Johnson, E. Pauline
Juridisk navn
Johnson, Emily Pauline
Andre navne
Tekahionwake
Fødselsdato
1861-03-10
Dødsdag
1913-03-07
Begravelsessted
Stanley Park, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Køn
female
Nationalitet
Canada
Fødested
Ontario, Canada
Dødssted
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Bopæl
Chiefswood on the Six Nation Indian Reserve, Brant County, Ontario, Canada
Brantford, Ontario, Canada
Uddannelse
Brantford Model School
Erhverv
poet
actor
Kort biografi
Emily Pauline Johnson (Tekahionwake) (1861-1913), commonly known as E. Pauline Johnson or Pauline Johnson, was a Canadian writer and performer

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This is a book of its times: quaint turn-of-the-century writing for North American and European readers who have had little direct experience of native peoples, using overwrought phrasing and pop words of the era (notably 'paleface', 'redskin' and 'Happy Hunting Ground', which peaked in usage around 1900 according to Google ngrams). It fits neatly into the period of Wild West shows and boys' adventure literature, when indigenous peoples and their cultures were being interpreted as noble but inevitably vanishing. The short book mentions familiar landmarks in southern British Columbia, but the human representations seem, at best, unfamiliar.… (mere)
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sfj2 | 1 anden anmeldelse | Jan 20, 2024 |
I loved this book! Johnson is a much better poet than I expected after skimming Legends of Vancouver. She has a sure sense of poetic meter and rhythm. While the themes are sometimes dated (the noble savage poems at the beginning) and the diction occasionally archaic, the poems are always very readable. I especially liked the subtlety of her nature subjects.

The ending of the poem Shadow River:

O! pathless world of seeming !
O! pathless life of mine whose deep ideal
Is more my own than ever was the real.
For others Fame
And Love's red flame,
And yellow gold : I only claim
The shadows and the dreaming.
… (mere)
 
Markeret
wjburton | Dec 28, 2021 |
I can’t rate this one. I need to read more about Pauline’s life and context of the times.
 
Markeret
Wordbrarian | 1 anden anmeldelse | Mar 5, 2019 |
A biograph with selected prose and poetry.
 
Markeret
ShelleyAlberta | Jun 4, 2016 |

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Værker
14
Also by
13
Medlemmer
342
Popularitet
#69,721
Vurdering
3.9
Anmeldelser
7
ISBN
105
Sprog
2
Udvalgt
1

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