Neechie Hustle by Neal McLeodNeechie Hustle by Neal McLeod

Neechie Hustle

byNeal McLeod

Paperback | September 18, 2017

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Neechie Hustle takes place largely on the fictitious Broken Elbow First Nation in Saskatchewan. The novel provides a satirical look at the Indian Act and also looks at the emergence of neechie swagger of the late 1960s and 1970s. The rise of Pinokineechie, a wooden Indian, sees the expansion of Chief's Fried Chicken, with Crees dancing at Studio 54. The Senator, who narrates the story, helps bring balance back to the bannock force and to the Broken Elbow reserve.
Neal McLeod is Cree (having grown up on the James Smith reserve in Saskatchewan) and Swedish. Neal received the 2015 Gabrielle Roy prize for literary theory and criticism for Indigenous Poetics in Canada (Wilfred Laurier University Press, 2014). His first book of poetry, Songs to Kill a Wîhtikow (Hagios Press, 2005), was nominated for...
Title:Neechie HustleFormat:PaperbackDimensions:200 pages, 8 × 5.5 × 0.5 inPublished:September 18, 2017Publisher:Kegedonce PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1928120091

ISBN - 13:9781928120094