Mark T. Hoyer


Dancing Ghosts: Native American and Christian Syncretism in Mary Austin's Work (University of Nevada Press, 1998).

"Cultivating Desire, Tending Piety: Botanical Discourse in Harriet Beecher Stowe's The Minister's Wooing." In Beyond Nature Writing: Expanding the Boundaries of Ecocriticism. Eds. Karla Armbruster and Kathleen R. Wallace. (University Press of Virginia, 2001). 111-125.

"Mary Hunter Austin." In Vol. 206: Twentieth-Century American Western Writers, Dictionary of Literary Biography. Ed. Richard Cracroft. (Gale Publishing, 1999). 20-32.

"Ritual Drama/Dramatic Ritual: Austin's Indian Plays." In Exploring the Lost Borders: Critical Essays on Mary Austin. Eds. Melody Graulich and Betsy Klimasmith. (University of Nevada Press, 1999). 39-63.

"'To bring the world into divine focus': Syncretic Prophecy in The Land of Little Rain." Western American Literature 31, 1 (May 1996): 3-31.

"Prophecy in a New West: Mary Austin and the Ghost Dance Religion." Western American Literature 30, 3 (November 1995): 235-255.

"Weaving the Story: Northern Paiute Myth and Mary Austin's The Basket Woman." American Indian Culture and Research Journal 19, 1 (Spring 1995): 133-151.