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Native American Heritage Month
November is Native American Heritage Month! Celebrate the continent's diverse cultures any time of year with books and movies by and about Native Americans.
Native American Heritage Month
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"Young Lakota" Official Trailer
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'Bad-Ass' Native Women in 'Young Lakota' Documentary Praised by UpWorthy
"Young Lakota" --> directed by Marion Lipschutz and Rose Rosenblatt. The film follows life defining choices faced by three young people as they try to forge a better future for their tribe while securing their own well being. Part of the Working Films Reel Reproductive Justice Program.
Trail of Tears: The Rise and Fall of the Cherokee Nation | John Ehle
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Trail of Tears: The Rise and Fall of the Cherokee Nation by John Ehle Had to read this for a Native American course in college and it really opened my eyes.
Wonderful and true tale of the injustice that was forced on the American Indian Nation!
Worth reading! Trail of Tears
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian | Sherman Alexie and Ellen Forney
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Budding cartoonist Junior leaves his troubled school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white farm town school where the only other Indian is the school mascot. - Sherman Alexie has been known to say that he doesn't mind when his book lands on a "most banned book" list because it usually means his sales go up!
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie Reasons: Drugs/alcohol/smoking, offensive language, racism, sexually explicit, unsuited to age group
A Yellow Raft in Blue Water | Michael Dorris
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A great book!
Three generations of Native American women recount their searches for identity and love.
Michael Dorris A Yellow Raft In Blue Water
One of my first favorite adult books
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Black Elk Speaks: Being the Life Story of Holy Man of the Oglala Sioux | Black Elk, as to John G. Neihardt
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"Waterlily" By Ella Cara Deloria / May 21, 2013 / 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm at the Ash Grove Branch Library / When Blue Bird and her grandmother leave their family's camp to gather beans for the long, threatening winter, they inadvertently avoid the horrible fate that befalls the rest of the family. Luckily, the two women are adopted by a nearby Dakota community and are eventually integrated into their kinship circles.
Waterlily | Ella Cara Deloria
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Life as a woman in the Native American culture by Ella Cara Deloria.
Waterlily, New Edition: Ella Cara Deloria, Susan Gardner, Raymond J. DeMallie: 9780803219045: Amazon.com: Books
Two Old Women: an Alaskan Legend of Betrayal, Courage, and Survival | Velma Wallis
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Grandmothers of the Light: A Medicine Woman's Sourcebook | Paula Gunn Allen
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A collection of Native American folklore about women, emphasizing mutual respect between men and women. "Grandmothers of The Light: A Medicine Woman's Sourcebook" by Paula Gunn Allen
Grandmothers of The Light: A Medicine Woman's Sourcebook: Paula Gunn Allen: 9780807081037: Books - Amazon.ca
500 Nations: an Illustrated History of North American Indians | Alvin M. Josephy, Jr.
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500 Nations - by Alvin M. Josephy, Jr. An illustrated History of North American Indians. It's a wonderful book,it not only tells history,but the art work and carvings,and sculptors of these tribes,just beautiful.The different cultures,the way they traveled.This book gives a lot of insight on Native American History. Amazing!
Native American - Excellent Book!!! Such a thorough outlook on every Native culture - even ones that are now extinct
500 Nations | dir. Jack Leustig