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House Made of Dawn by [Momaday, N. Scott]
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Robert DiYanni is Professor of English at Pace University, Pleasantville, New York, where he teaches courses in literature, writing, and humanities. He has also taught at Queens College of the City University of New York, at New York University in the Graduate Rhetoric Program, and most recently in the Expository Writing Program at Harvard University. He received his B.A. from Rutgers University (1968) and his Ph.D. from the City University of New York (1976). Robert DiYanni has written articles and reviews on various aspects of literature, composition, and pedagogy. His books include Literature: Reading, Fiction, Poetry, Drama and the Essay; The McGraw-Hill Book of Poetry; Women’s Voices; Like Season’d Timber: New Essays on George Herbert; and Modern American Poets: Their Voices and Visions (a text to accompany the Annenberg-funded telecourse, Voices and Visions). With Kraft Rompf, he edited The McGraw-Hill Book of Poetry, (1993) and The McGraw-Hill Book of Fiction (1995). With Pat Hoy, he edited Encounters: Readings for Inquiry and Argument (1997).

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  • Publisher: Harper Perennial; Reprint edition (13 Sept. 2011)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B005AJSTUY
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  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars 5 customer reviews
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A truly excellent novel, House Made of Dawn vividly depicts the alienation of a twentieth century Native American veteran in the true-to-life nonlinear fashion of American Indian oral tradition and spiritualism. Momaday's construction of the narrative reflects the confused, displaced state of his novel's protagonist, Abel.
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Read the first page and couldn't read anymore, thought it was completely awful. Having read similar books I felt this book really didn't make the cut.
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Although difficult to follow at times, Momaday is a master at description. Using intense situations and vivid illustration, it is a fantastic novel.
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This book won the Pulitzer Prize in 1969, and has had all sorts of articles and criticism written about it ever since. For proof, visit [...]
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