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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  James Treat  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction Poetry

Audience: Adult;

Born: in Anadarko, Oklahoma


-- Website -- https://jamestreat.online/
-- James Treat on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=james+treat


Illinois Connection

Treat is a sixth-generation Illinoisan; his paternal ancestors have been in deep southern Illinois since 1819.

Biographical and Professional Information


Published Works

  • Native and Christian: Indigenous Voices on Religious Identity in the United States and Canada , Routledge, 1996
  • Writing the Cross Culture: Native Fiction on the White Man's Religion , Fulcrum Publishing , 2006
  • Around the Sacred Fire: Native Religious Activism in the Red Power Era, University of Illinois Press , 2007


Selected Titles At Your Library

Native and Christian :
ISBN: 0415913748. OCLC Number:

Routledge,. New York :. ©1996.

Native and Christian is an anthology of essays by indigenous writers in the United States and Canada on the problem of native Christian identity. These essays represent a new form of literary expression among contemporary native peoples, and they bring a fresh perspective to the liberation theology movement.

Writing the cross culture :
ISBN: 1555915418. OCLC Number:

Fulcrum Pub.,. Golden, Colo. :. ©2006.

Around the sacred fire :
ISBN: 0252075013. OCLC Number:

University of Illinois Press,. Urbana :. 2008.


Speaking Engagements

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