Terri F. Coleman - "The Name Game: Confronting Colonial Language and Naming in Contemporary Native American Literature"
Terri Coleman is a first year master’s student in the area of English Literature at Eastern Illinois University. She is interested in how language reflects and reinforces cultural norms, especially in reference to race, class and gender. Her current research focuses on portrayals of mixed-race characters, especially women, in historical and fictional texts.
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