The Color Yellow in Leslie Marmon Silko’s Ceremony

The color yellow comes up quite a bit in Leslie Marmon Silko's Ceremony, a novel about a Laguna Pueblo World War II veteran, Tayo, who suffers PTSD not only from fighting against the Japanese in the Pacific but also from his squalid upbringing as an indigenous person growing up in early-1900s America. The color's meaning … Continue reading The Color Yellow in Leslie Marmon Silko’s Ceremony