Books That Celebrate Indigenous Culture: ‘#NOTYOURPRINCESS’

#NOTYOURPRINCESS Edited by Lisa Charleyboy and Mary Beth Leatherdale Native Women demand to be heard in this stunning anthology. Whether looking back to a troubled past or welcoming a hopeful future, the powerful voices of Indigenous women across North America resound in this book. In the same style as the best-selling Dreaming in Indian, #NotYourPrincess […]

Books That Celebrate Indigenous Culture: ‘Spoken Through Clay’

SPOKEN THROUGH CLAY By Eldon Yellowhorn & Kathy Lowinger Immerse yourself into the indigenous pottery world with Spoken Through Clay (Museum of New Mexico Press, $125). This book showcases nearly three hundred pottery vessels of iconic Native American artists from historic potters Nampeyo and Maria Martinez, to contemporary potters Tammy Garcia, Virgil Ortiz, and many […]

Books That Celebrate Indigenous Culture: ‘Turtle Island’

TURTLE ISLAND By Eldon Yellowhorn & Kathy Lowinger Discover the story of North America’s Indigenous peoples before 1492. Unlike most books on the history of Native peoples, which begin with the arrival of Europeans in 1492, this book goes back to the Ice Age to give young readers a glimpse of what life was like […]

Native Comedian’s Story Featured in Upcoming Book

Adrianne Chalepah (Kiowa), comedian, and founder of Ladies of Native Comedy, can now add published author to her resume. The comedian and businesswoman contributed a short story to the upcoming book Funny Girl. Betsy Bird, the editor and author of Funny Girl, contacted Chalepah about a year ago. “She was looking for a diverse amount of […]