TITLE

Guardians of Authenticity

AUTHOR(S)
TALAHONGVA, PATTY
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Native Peoples Magazine;Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 23 Issue 5, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the educational efforts of the Indian Arts and Crafts Association (IACA), based in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to promote, preserve and protect authentic American Indian arts and crafts. The collaboration between the Indian Arts and Crafts Board (IACB) of the U.S. Department of the Interior with the IACA is discussed. The difference between the terms handmade and hand-crafted is mentioned. Efforts of IACA include monitoring international business rules and regulations and holding a large wholesale trade show twice a year, which offers educational courses to its members.
ACCESSION #
52868246

 

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