Native American and Indigenous Studies

The People and the Word: Reading Native Nonfiction The People and the Word Reading Native Nonfiction Robert Warrior 2005 Fall
Reveals the history and impact of Native American nonfiction writing
The Backcountry and the City: Colonization and Conflict in Early America The Backcountry and the City Colonization and Conflict in Early America Edward White 2005 Fall
Calls for the rural electrification of early American studies
To Show What an Indian Can Do: Sports at Native American Boarding Schools To Show What an Indian Can Do Sports at Native American Boarding Schools John Bloom 2005 Spring
A compelling and inspiring account of Native American student athletes—now available in paperback!
Transatlantic Topographies: Islands, Highlands, Jungles Transatlantic Topographies Islands, Highlands, Jungles Ileana Rodriguez 2004 Fall
Explores the construction of the Americas by and through European eyes
Native to the Nation: Disciplining Landscapes and Bodies in Australia Native to the Nation Disciplining Landscapes and Bodies in Australia Allaine Cerwonka 2004 Spring
How people manipulate local landscape to define their place in the world
Drug Wars: The Political Economy of Narcotics Drug Wars The Political Economy of Narcotics Curtis Márez 2004 Spring
Investigates the central role of drug trafficking and enforcement in the extension of imperial power
Talking Rocks: Geology and 10,000 Years of Native American Tradition in the Lake Superior Region Talking Rocks Geology and 10,000 Years of Native American Tradition in the Lake Superior Region Ron Morton and Carl Gawboy 2003 Fall
An earth scientist and a Native American elder explore the natural history of the Lake Superior region, examining both the science and the spirit of the land.
Our Way or the Highway: Inside the Minnehaha Free State Our Way or the Highway Inside the Minnehaha Free State Mary Losure 2002 Fall
An eyewitness account of this controversial environmental action.
In the Name of Hawaiians: Native Identities and Cultural Politics In the Name of Hawaiians Native Identities and Cultural Politics Rona Tamiko Halualani 2002 Spring
A critical and personal inquiry into the historical factors behind Hawaiian identity
Wiping the War Paint off the Lens: Native American Film and Video Wiping the War Paint off the Lens Native American Film and Video Beverly R. Singer 2001 Fall
The first comprehensive exploration of Native American filmmaking and video production.
American Pentimento: The Invention of Indians and the Pursuit of Riches American Pentimento The Invention of Indians and the Pursuit of Riches Patricia Seed 2001 Fall
An illuminating examination of colonization’s ongoing cultural legacy.
The Limits of Multiculturalism: Interrogating the Origins of American Anthropology The Limits of Multiculturalism Interrogating the Origins of American Anthropology Scott Michaelsen 1999 Fall
Traces anthropology’s Native American roots.
Red on Red: Native American Literary Separatism Red on Red Native American Literary Separatism Craig S. Womack and Hans Aarsleff 1999 Fall
An entertaining and enlightening proposal for a new way to read Native American literature.
The Rez Road Follies: Canoes, Casinos, Computers, and Birch Bark Baskets The Rez Road Follies Canoes, Casinos, Computers, and Birch Bark Baskets Jim Northrup 1999 Fall
The popular Native American writer’s humorous and hard-hitting tales.
Voyageur Country: The Story of Minnesota’s National Park Voyageur Country The Story of Minnesota’s National Park Robert Treuer 1998 Spring
Examines the beauty, history, and controversy of Voyageurs National Park.