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Black Elk Speaks, the story of the Oglala Lakota visionary and healer Nicholas Black Elk (1863–1950) and his individuals throughout momentous twilight years of the nineteenth century, affords readers way more than a treasured glimpse of a vanished time. Black Elk’s searing visions of the unity of humanity and Earth, conveyed by John G. Neihardt, have made this e book a traditional that crosses a number of genres. Whether or not appreciated because the poignant story of a Lakota life, as a historical past of a Native nation, or as a permanent non secular testomony, Black Elk Speaks is unforgettable.
Black Elk met the distinguished poet, author, and critic John G. Neihardt in 1930 on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota and requested Neihardt to share his story with the world. Neihardt understood and conveyed Black Elk’s experiences on this highly effective and inspirational message for all humankind.
This entire version contains a new introduction by historian Philip J. Deloria and annotations of Black Elk’s story by famend Lakota scholar Raymond J. DeMallie. Three essays by John G. Neihardt present background on this landmark work together with items by Vine Deloria Jr., Raymond J. DeMallie, Alexis Petri, and Lori Utecht. Maps, unique illustrations by Standing Bear, and a set of appendixes rounds out the version.
Writer : Bison Books; Full ed. version (March 1, 2014)
Language : English
Paperback : 424 pages
ISBN-10 : 0803283911
ISBN-13 : 978-0803283916
Merchandise Weight : 1.45 kilos
Dimensions : 5.9 x 1.3 x 8.8 inches