Indigenous Activism: Profiles of Native Women in Contemporary America


SKU: 9781793645401
Editor: Trafzer, Cliff Akers, Donna L Wixon, Amanda
Publication Date: 07/07/2021
Publisher: Lexington Books
Binding: Hardcover
Media: Book
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Indigenous Activism profiles eighteen American Indian women of the twentieth century who distinguished themselves through their political activism. Authors analyze the colorful careers of selected Indigenous women of North America during the last century, including Ramona Bennet, Mary Crow Dog, Ada Deer, LaDonna Harris, Wilma Mankiller, Alyce Spotted Bear, Irene Toledo, Marie Potts, Gertrude Simmons Bonnin, Harriette Shelton Dover, Lucy Covington, Dolly Smith Cusker Akers, Leslie Marmon Silko, Bea Medicine, and Elizabeth Cook-Lynn.