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Bible, Navajo/Iroquois creation stories

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Department
English
Course
E 270
Professor
Zachary Hutchins
Semester
Spring

Description
24 January Bible Ultimate authority around Columbus’s time Maybe 4,000 years old Native American creation stories Age of writing or how long ago it was first told? Iroquois – written down in 1828, David Cusick Navajo – written down in 1997, Irvin Morris Individuals grant authority to texts Similarities between these texts Floods Starting with darkness Importance of mankind – dominion Battle between good and evil Man’s involvement with nature Man created in image of creator Iroquois and Navajo similarities Connection with the earth Animals present before humans Higher power Multiple worlds There are many native peoples; they are not a homogenous group
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