“I’m not a political scientist. I didn’t major in Native American studies. I’m a doctor of metaphors.”
Tag: Native American
“One of my objectives in writing the book was a plea to immigrants to not become settlers.”
”When you work here, you work in the interest of the people in the community, not just your own personal goals.”
These poems undo the cultural invisibility of America’s Native Nations. They also, with unique abundance, secure the value of poetry itself.
The US imperialist wars in the Philippines, Korea, Vietnam, and Afghanistan grew from US wars against Indigenous people in the 19th century.
This image from the 1773 edition of Mary White Rowlandson’s narrative of her 1675 captivity by Native people presents us with a puzzle, one historian Jill Lepore queried in her influential history of ...
Early on in Louise Erdrich’s most recent novel, LaRose, the priest on the reservation articulates a worldview that encapsulates an enduring theme of this novelist’s work: “some people would try their ...