TITLE

RE-CREATING CURTIS

AUTHOR(S)
TALAHONGVA (HOPI/TEWA), PATTY
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Native Peoples Magazine;Mar/Apr2014, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the opinions of Native and non-Native people regarding the legacy of photographer Edward S. Curtis as of March/April 2014, with a focus on the depiction of Native Americans in Curtis' photographs from the 1890s to 1930s. Topics include artistic recreations of Curtis' work by artist Marcus Amerman; Curtis book of photographs, "The North American Indian"; comments from professor Hulleah Tsinhnahjinnie; and allegations that Curtis' subjects are romanticized and stereotyped.
ACCESSION #
94736521

 

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