IndiVisible : African-Native American lives in the Americas

Book
Published 2009
Item Details
ISBN:
9781588342713 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1588342719 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Edition:
1st ed.
Publisher, Date:
Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of the American Indian in association with the National Museum of African American History and Culture and the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, c2009.
Description:
256 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 24 cm.
Other Title:
Indi Visible
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 250-251) and index.
Contents:
Race and policy
Native Americans, African Americans, and Jim Crow / Theda Perdue
Taino-African intersections : elite constructs and resurgent identities / Jose Barreiro
Blacking out history / Bethany Montagano
Racial legibility : the federal census and the (trans)formation of "Black" and "Indian" identity, 1790-1950 / Angela Gonzales
Blended families, blended histories : documenting Black Indian families / Angela Walton-Raji
Of shadows and doubts : race, indigeneity, and White supremacy / Brian Klopotek
Community
History and continuity : being Garifuna and Black Indian in the United States / Joseph Palacio
Rotihnahon:tsi and Rotinonhson:ni : the historic relationship between African Americans and the Confederacy of the Six Nations / Richard W. Hill, Sr.
Claiming the name : White supremacy, tribal identity, and racial policy in the early twentieth-century Chesapeake / Gabrielle Tayac
Race, citizenship, and sovereignty in the Cherokee Nation / Mark Hirsch
The Cherokee Nation under siege / Dan Agent
The Cherokee freedmen : Cherokee citizens by treaty / Daniel Littlefield
Creative resistance
Taking leave, making lives : creative quests for freedom in early Black and Native America / Tiya Miles
Red, Black, and Brown : artists and the aesthetics of race / Phoebe Farris
Lifeways
What is a Black Indian? : misplaced expectations and lived realities / Robert Keith Collins
Afro-Bolivians revitalize their cultural identity / Peter McFarren
Native Americans in jazz, blues, and popular music / Ron Welburn
Red power/Black power : the people, the land, and the movement / Penny Gamble-Williams.
The buffalo soldiers / Herman Viola
DNA and Native American identity / Kimberly TallBear
Behind the rolls : Pompey Bruner Fixico / Kevin Mulroy
Charles Chesnutt's Mandy Oxendine / Judy Kertesz
Personal profile / Sam DeVenney
Sarann Knight Preddy / Tiffini Bowers
We heard it in the fields : the Native American roots of the blues / Morgan Peters (Mwalim)
Poem: "Bones and drums" / Ron Welburn.
LCCN:
2009034290
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