American Indian Culture and Research Journal: Vol. 32, No. 3 (2008) Special Edition -- Mainstreaming Indigenous Geographies

Guest Editor: Kate A. Berry

This special issue is dedicated to Imre Sutton, who provided the inspiration for this project and has served as a great supporter of indigenous geography and geographers throughout the years.

Articles (click on the links below to view abstracts)


  • Before the Country: Native Renaissance, Canadian Mythology, by Stephanie McKenzie. Reviewed by Naomi McIlwraith
  • Beyond Red Power: American Indian Politics and Activism Since 1900. Edited by Daniel M. Cobb and Loretta Fowler. Reviewed by Troy Johnson
  • How Choctaws Invented Civilization and Why Choctaws Will Conquer the World, by D.L. Birchfield. Reviewed by Sandra Fairman-Silva
  • Border Citizens: The Making of Indians, Mexicans, and Anglos in Arizona, by Eric V. Meeks. Reviewed by Jeff Schulze
  • I Swallow Turquoise for Courage: Poems, by Hershman R. John. Reviewed by Stephanie Fitzgerald
  • Long Journey Home: Oral Histories of Contemporary Delaware Indians. Edited by James W. Brown and Rita T. Kohn. Reviewed by Marshall Joseph Becker
  • Medicine Bundle: Indian Sacred Performance and American Literatures, 1824-1932, by Joshua David Bellin. Reviewed by Andrew Wiget
  • Miko Kings: An Indian Baseball Story, by LeAnne Howe. Reviewed by Leslie D. Hannah
  • Mythology of the Blackfoot Indians. Compiled and translated by Clark Wissler and D.C. Duvall. Reviewed by Jay Hansford C. Vest
  • Nez Perce Country, by Alvin M. Josephy Jr. with introduction by Jeremy FiveCrows. Reviewed by Steven R. Evans
  • Pagans in the Promised Land: Decoding the Doctrine of Christian Discovery, by Steven T. Newcomb. Reviewed by Robert J. Miller
  • Poison Arrows: North American Indian Hunting and Warfare, by David E. Jones. Reviewed by Leland Donald
  • Possessing the Pacific: Land, Settlers, and Indigenous People from Australia to Alaska, by Stuart Banner. Reviewed by Aileen Moreton-Robinson
  • The Seminole Freedmen: A History, by Kevin Mulroy. Reviewed by Joseph Hall
  • Sharing Our Stories of Survival: Native Women Surviving Violence. Edited by Sarah Deer, Bonnie Clairmont, Carrie Martell, and Maureen White Eagle. Reviewed by Andrea Smith
  • Treaties with American Indians: An Encyclopedia of Rights, Conflicts, and Sovereignty. Edited by Donald L. Fixico. Reviewed by David E. Wilkins
  • Tribe, Race, History: Native Americans in Southern New England, 1780-1880, by Daniel R. Mandell. Reviewed by C. Joseph Genetin-Pilawa
  • Two Spirits: A Story of Life with the Navajo, by Walter L. Williams and Toby Johnson. Reviewed by Daniel Heath Justice
  • Victorio: Apache Warrior and Chief, by Kathleen P. Chamberlain. Reviewed by Michael L. Tate
  • Weaving Women`s Lives: Three Generations in a Navajo Family, by Louise Lamphere with Eva Price, Carole Cadman, and Valerie Darwin. Reviewed by Jennifer Nez Denetdale

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