This book focuses on the complex interweaving of the cosmological, social, and bodily realms that Navajo people navigate.
Leslie Marmon Silko’s groundbreaking book that blends original short stories and poetry influenced by the traditional oral tales that she heard growing up.
There is a turning and returning of myth, history, and memoir throughout, a narrative wheel that is as sacred as language itself.” – N. Scott Momaday
Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot.
An energetic Hopi woman emerges from a traditional family background to embrace the more conventional way of life in American today.
Thirty years since its original publication, Ceremony remains one of the most profound and moving works of Native American literature, a novel that is itself a ceremony of healing.