It lacks, however, a bibliography of criticism, a surprising omission in a scholarly/critical edition; Powell is generous in the book's text to several critical studies of Russo (he reprints a large section of an essay I wrote as the introduction to Russo's Mixed Blood
"The question I asked was, do you know what we mean when we say a mixed blood
Other French colonies in the Caribbean and in lower Louisiana had contrasting and evolving policies toward "the others" as well as toward race mixture and the status of mixed bloods
and manumitted slaves and their descendants.
The Clapp amendment removed the power to decide who was or who wasn't "competent" at White Earth from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and based competence on blood quanta, awarding fee patents to all Anishinaabeg of "mixed blood
," a category later defined by the United States Circuit Court of Appeals as an identifiable "admixture" of non-Indian "blood," however small.
33) of the quadroons who fit into neither white nor black society because of their mixed blood
Peter Coviello's Intimacy in America: Dreams of Affiliation in Antebellum Literature(2005) and Betsy Erkkila's Mixed Blood
and Other Crosses: Rethinking American Literature from the Revolution to the Culture Wars (2005) explore the representation of interpersonal and group emotional attachment in classic American texts from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
Ingersoll (history, Ohio State U.) examines the origins and early history of mixed blood
Indians in North America, then follows the lives of individual mixed bloods
in the early national period.
Paul Morrissey's "Mixed Blood
" remembers New York City at its roughest, depicting an underage drug war every bit as brutal (if not necessarily as stylish) as "City of God." Gothamites who bemoan the city's ongoing gentrification need only revisit this 1985 indie for a change of heart.
In the South, her mixed blood
and light skin afforded her no special treatment.
When Danica learns that she is pregnant controversy arises, as neither kingdom wants this heir to the throne who will be of mixed blood
. Adding to the conflict is the arrival of Syfka, an ancient falcon, who is seeking a fugitive who has taken refuge in the court of Danica and Zane.
These are just some of the many incendiary questions Lawrence sifts through in her analysis of the social, legal, and potitical discussions of mixed blood
native peoples in Canada.
"Ethnic Fraud" is somebody of mixed blood
ancestry who fundamentally embraces their Native heritage, but physically looks more European.