Indian School Days

Pub Date : 1995-03-01 | Author : Basil H. Johnston | Publisher : University of Oklahoma Press

ISBN 10 : 0806126108
ISBN 13 : 9780806126104

This book is the humorous, bitter-sweet autobiography of a Canadian Ojibwa who was taken from his family at age ten and placed in Jesuit boarding school in northern Ontario. It was..

Listening To Old Woman Speak

Pub Date : 2004 | Author : Laura Smyth Groening | Publisher : McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

ISBN 10 : 9780773527881
ISBN 13 : 0773527885

Groening argues that what Frantz Fanon terms the "manichean allegory" has shaped European understanding of the New World to such an extent that the image patterns fundamental to th..

Magic Weapons

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Sam McKegney | Publisher : Univ. of Manitoba Press

ISBN 10 : 9780887553394
ISBN 13 : 0887553397

The legacy of the residential school system ripples throughout Native Canada, its fingerprints on the domestic violence, poverty, alcoholism, drug abuse, and suicide rates that con..

A Broken Flute

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Doris Seale | Publisher : Rowman Altamira

ISBN 10 : 0759107793
ISBN 13 : 9780759107793

Presents reviews and evaluations of six hundred children's books about Native Americans...

The Extraordinary Book Of Native American Lists

Pub Date : 2012 | Author : Arlene B. Hirschfelder | Publisher : Scarecrow Press

ISBN 10 : 9780810877092
ISBN 13 : 0810877090

This is an extensively researched reference book on Native American accomplishments. Topics covered include Native American contributions to the performing arts, literature, art, h..