Louise Erdrich's Poem, "Dear John Wayne" Analytical Essay by Calwriter

Louise Erdrich's Poem, "Dear John Wayne"
A look at the symbolic and thematic elements of Erdrich's poem about assimilation and immigration into a culture defined by racism.
# 55037 | 1,335 words | 1 source | MLA | 2004 | US
Published on Jan 17, 2005 in English (Analysis) , Native-American Studies (General) , Hot Topics (Immigration)

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This paper describes Erdrich's use of diction, image, tone, metaphor, irony, theme, and symbol in her poem, "Dear John Wayne", which describes the white culture's extortion of land and culture from a Native American perspective.

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