Native Enough

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  • Paperback
  • 144 pages
  • Native Enough
  • Nina O'Leary
  • 09 August 2019
  • 1938065050

Native Enough The Image Many People Hold Of Native Americans Today Can Be Attributed Largely To Edward Curtis, A Late Nineteenth Century, Early Twentieth Century American Photographer Whose Work Often Focused On Native Subjects Oftentimes His Work Was Staged, As Curtis Believed That Natives And Their Cultures Were Being Slowly Eradicated He Was Able To Persuade His Subjects To Wear Full Regalia Regardless Of Whether It Was From Their Own Tribe And To Hide Markers Of Cultural Adaptation Native Enough Aims To Dispel The Stereotypical Image Of Natives So Heavily Influenced By Curtis With Interview Excerpts Included Alongside The Present Day Portraits Of Native College Students, This Collection Allows For Discussion About Identity Anxiety, Tribal Issues, Moments Of Pride, And The Change Students Want To Effect Through Their Education The Combination Of Black And White Portraits And Interview Excerpts Provides A Poignant Look At The Faces Of Native Students, Proving That Stereotypes Fall Short In The Faces Of Native Diversity