The Hawk Is Hungry and Other Stories
These sixteen storiesten of which have not been previously publishedrepresent the work of one of the most influential Native American writers of the twentieth centuryheld by many to be the most important Native American to write fiction before N. Scott Momaday.
Birgit Hans's introductory essay provides a brief biography of McNickle, sets the stories in the context of his better known work, and provides insights into their literary significance. Together, they constitute a collection essential to an adequate understanding of McNickle and of the development of Native American fiction.
En roulant ma boule, roulant...
Meat for God
The Hawk Is Hungry
Debt of Gratitude
Going to School
Let the War Be Fought
In the Alien Corn
Six Beautiful in Paris
The Silver Locket
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