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Welcome to H-AmIndian, a joint project between Arizona State University and H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine. H-AmIndian provides a forum for scholars, academicians, and Native peoples to consider the history, culture, ideas and events relating to Indigenous peoples from the North Pole to Mexico.

Recent Content

Author: 
Brewster E. Fitz
Reviewer: 
Sharon Holm

Holm on Fitz, 'Silko: Writing Storyteller and Medicine Woman'

Brewster E. Fitz. Silko: Writing Storyteller and Medicine Woman. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2004. xii + 288pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-3584-7.

Reviewed by Sharon Holm (Birkbeck College, University of London) Published on H-AmIndian (January, 2007)

Textual Healing: The Syncretic World View of Leslie Marmon Silko

Author: 
James B. LaGrand
Reviewer: 
Dave Beck

Beck on LaGrand, 'Indian Metropolis: Native Americans in Chicago, 1945-1975'

James B. LaGrand. Indian Metropolis: Native Americans in Chicago, 1945-1975. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2002. xii + 284 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-02772-7; $20.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-07296-3.

Reviewed by Dave Beck (Native American Studies Department, University of Montana) Published on H-AmIndian (December, 2006)

Author: 
David La Vere
Reviewer: 
Jahue Anderson

Anderson on Anderson, 'The Conquest of Texas: Ethnic Cleansing in the Promised Land, 1820-1875' and La Vere, 'The Texas Indians'

Gary Clayton Anderson. The Conquest of Texas: Ethnic Cleansing in the Promised Land, 1820-1875. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2005. 494 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-3698-1.David La Vere. The Texas Indians. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2004. xiv + 383 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-58544-301-7.

Author: 
Daniel Heath Justice
Reviewer: 
Phillip Round

Round on Justice, 'Our Fire Survives the Storm: A Cherokee Literary History'

Daniel Heath Justice. Our Fire Survives the Storm: A Cherokee Literary History. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2006. xvi + 277 pp. $20.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8166-4639-5.

Reviewed by Phillip Round (Department of English, University of Iowa) Published on H-AmIndian (December, 2006)

Author: 
Kathy M'Closkey
Reviewer: 
Orit Tamir

Tamir on M'Closkey, 'Swept under the Rug: A Hidden History of Navajo Weaving'

Kathy M'Closkey. Swept under the Rug: A Hidden History of Navajo Weaving. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2002. 336 pp. $32.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-2831-1.

Reviewed by Orit Tamir (Department of Behavioral Sciences, New Mexico Highlands University) Published on H-AmIndian (November, 2006)

The More They Weave the Poorer They Become

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