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Encounters on contested lands : indigenous performances of sovereignty and nationhood in Québec / Julie Burelle.

Author/Creator:
Burelle, Julie, author.
Publication:
Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Press, 2019.
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 215 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series:
Performance works.
Performance works
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Subjects:
Indians of North America -- Québec (Province) -- Ethnic identity -- Drama.
Indians of North America -- Rites and ceremonies -- Political aspects -- Québec (Province) -- Drama.
Indians of North America -- Land tenure -- Québec (Province).
Indians of North America -- Québec (Province) -- Government relations.
Indians of North America -- Québec (Province) -- Politics and government.
Self-determination, National -- Québec (Province) -- History.
Decolonization -- Québec (Province) -- History.
Decolonization.
Indians of North America -- Ethnic identity.
Indians of North America -- Government relations.
Indians of North America -- Land tenure.
Indians of North America -- Politics and government.
Self-determination, National.
Québec.
Form/Genre:
Drama.
History.
Summary:
Encounters on Contested Lands analyzes films, plays, visual art, and protest marches by Indigenous artists in Québec, Canada, to explore the performance of cultural identity, sovereignty, and nationhood in Québec's independence movement--Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Introduction: Nation, spectacle, and colliding narratives
Neptune redux : the (First) Nation(s) enacted in Alexis Martin's Invention du chauffage central en Nouvelle-France
Les racines imaginaires/mythical metissages : Quebec and the ruse of the metis turn
Cinematic encounters on the reserve
Endurance/enduring performance : Nadia Myre, La Marche Amun, and the Indian Act's tumultuous geographies
Theater in contested lands : repatriating ancestors amid violence
Conclusion.
Notes:
Revised and expanded version of the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of California, San Diego, 2014.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780810138971
0810138972
9780810138964
0810138964
9780810138988
0810138980
9780810138988
OCLC:
1047579512