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Product Description: Since the fourteenth century, Eastern Woodlands tribes have used delicate purple and white shells called “wampum” to form intricately woven belts. These wampum belts depict significant moments in the lives of the people who make up the tribes, portraying everything from weddings to treaties...read more

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9780815633662 | Syracuse Univ Pr, September 15, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Since the fourteenth century, Eastern Woodlands tribes have used delicate purple and white shells called “wampum” to form intricately woven belts.

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Product Description: Offers a new interpretation of the century-long relationship between the Western film genre and Native American filmmaking.In Native Recognition, Joanna Hearne persuasively argues for the central role of Indigenous image-making in the history of American cinema...read more

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9781438443973 | State Univ of New York Pr, December 30, 2012, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Offers a new interpretation of the century-long relationship between the Western film genre and Native American filmmaking.

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9781438443980 | State Univ of New York Pr, July 2, 2013, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Offers a new interpretation of the century-long relationship between the Western film genre and Native American filmmaking.

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Product Description: In this deeply engaging account Michelle H. Raheja offers the first book-length study of the Indigenous actors, directors, and spectators who helped shape Hollywood’s representation of Indigenous peoples. Since the era of silent films, Hollywood movies and visual culture generally have provided the primary representational field on which Indigenous images have been displayed to non-Native audiences...read more

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9780803245976 | Reprint edition (Univ of Nebraska Pr, July 1, 2013), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: In this deeply engaging account Michelle H.

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Product Description: In Indigenous North American film Native Americans tell their own stories and thereby challenge a range of political and historical contradictions, including egregious misrepresentations by Hollywood. Although Indians in film have long been studied, especially as characters in Hollywood westerns, Indian film itself has received relatively little scholarly attention...read more

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9780820345147 | Univ of Georgia Pr, May 1, 2013, cover price $74.95 | About this edition: In Indigenous North American film Native Americans tell their own stories and thereby challenge a range of political and historical contradictions, including egregious misrepresentations by Hollywood.

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9780820345154 | Univ of Georgia Pr, May 1, 2013, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: At once informative, comic, and plaintive, Seeing Red—Hollywood’s Pixeled Skins is an anthology of critical reviews that reexamines the ways in which American Indians have traditionally been portrayed in film. From George B. Seitz’s 1925 The Vanishing American to Rick Schroder’s 2004 Black Cloud, these 36 reviews by prominent scholars of American Indian Studies are accessible, personal, intimate, and oftentimes autobiographic...read more
By Denise K. Cummings (editor), Leanne Howe (editor) and Harvey Markowitz (editor)

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9781611860818 | Michigan State Univ Pr, March 1, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: At once informative, comic, and plaintive, Seeing Red—Hollywood’s Pixeled Skins is an anthology of critical reviews that reexamines the ways in which American Indians have traditionally been portrayed in film.

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Product Description: Smoke Signals is a historical milestone in Native American filmmaking. Released in 1998 and based on a short-story collection by Sherman Alexie, it was the first wide-release feature film written, directed, coproduced, and acted by Native Americans...read more

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9780803219274 | Univ of Nebraska Pr, December 1, 2012, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Smoke Signals is a historical milestone in Native American filmmaking.

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Product Description: The film industry and mainstream popular culture are notorious for promoting stereotypical images of Native Americans: the noble and ignoble savage, the pronoun-challenged sidekick, the ruthless warrior, the female drudge, the princess, the sexualized maiden, the drunk, and others...read more

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9780813136653 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, January 18, 2013, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The film industry and mainstream popular culture are notorious for promoting stereotypical images of Native Americans: the noble and ignoble savage, the pronoun-challenged sidekick, the ruthless warrior, the female drudge, the princess, the sexualized maiden, the drunk, and others.

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