The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse

by Louise Erdrich
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The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse

The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse, by Louise Erdrich, can best be understood if one is familiar with the author’s earlier novels, especially Love Medicine. Erdrich’s stories...

Latest answer posted November 28, 2013 3:02 am UTC

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The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse

Epistemology is the study of knowledge; it specifically studies the "nature of knowledge," how much humans can know, what can be known, what cannot be known, etc. (Internet Encyclopedia of...

Latest answer posted March 26, 2015 6:30 am UTC

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The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse

It is an interesting theory to think of a theme being “blurred.” This presents the idea that a theme could be either unclear or contrasted. Let us consider the themes of devotion and Catholic...

Latest answer posted June 27, 2016 2:39 pm UTC

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The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse

In Louise Erdrich’s novel, Father Damien Modeste is actually two people. When the original Father Damien dies in a flood en route to his new posting, a woman fleeing a problematic situation decides...

Latest answer posted September 8, 2019 7:04 pm UTC

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The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse

His deathbed wish and command is that Pauline must kill her mother; he says this because her mother resents them both, and he wants to keep Pauline safe. This wish causes even more strife between...

Latest answer posted February 28, 2019 6:39 pm UTC

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The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse

In Native American mythology, the trickster is a popular archetype. Qualities commonly associated with this character are mischievousness and deceptiveness, and if their attitude is more...

Latest answer posted October 29, 2020 10:50 pm UTC

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The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse

Throughout The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse, Louise Erdrich shows the trickster as a character type and as a set of influential concepts. The novel overall conveys how the...

Latest answer posted October 29, 2020 9:12 pm UTC

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