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American Indian Culture and Research Journal: Vol. 41, No. 4 (2017) 

Articles (click on the links below to view abstracts)




  • Native American Poem
    Eyes Bottle Dark with a Mouthful of Flowers
         by Jake Skeets


  • American Indians and the Trouble with Sovereignty: A Turn toward Structural Self-Determination.  By Kouslaa T. Kessler-Mata. Reviewed by Christopher M. Page
  • As We Have Always Done: Indigenous Freedom through Radical Resistance. By Leanne Betasamosake Simpson. Reviewed by Michelle Daigle
  • Back to the Blanket: Recovered Rhetorics and Literacies in American Indian Studies. By Kimberly G. Wieser. Reviewed by Andrés C. López
  • Borderland Narratives: Negotiation and Accommodation in North America’s Contested Spaces, 1500–1850. Edited by Andrew K. Frank and A. Glenn Crothers. Reviewed by Alejandra Dubcovsky
  • Carry Forth the Stories: An Ethnographer’s Journey into Native Oral Tradition. By Rodney Frey. Reviewed by Richard O. Clemmer
  • Crime and Social Justice in Indian Country. Edited by Marianne O. Nielsen and Karen Jaratt-Snider. Reviewed by Melinda Kachina Bige
  • Demanding Justice and Security: Indigenous Women and Legal Pluralities in Latin America. Edited by Rachel Sieder.Reviewed by Brenda Nicolas
  • Footprints of Hopi History: Hopihiniwtiput Kuveni’at. Edited by Leigh J. Kuwanwisiwma. Reviewed by Joe Watkins
  • A Land Not Forgotten: Indigenous Food Security and Land-Based Practices in Northern Ontario. Edited by Michael A. Robidoux and Courtney W. Mason. Reviewed by Sarah King
  • Officially Indian: Symbols That Define the United States. By Cécile R. Ganteaume. Reviewed by Nancy J. Parezo
  • The Power of the Steel-Tipped Pen: Reconstructing Native Hawaiian Intellectual Sovereignty.  By Noenoe K. Silva. Reviewed by Natchee Blu Barnd
  • Prairie Rising: Indigenous Youth, Decolonization, and the Politics of Intervention. By Jaskiran Dhillon. Reviewed by Yvonne P. Sherwood         
  • Report of an Inquiry into an Injustice: Begade Shutagot’ine and the Sahtu Treaty. By Peter Kulchyski. Reviewed by A. W. A. Gemmell
  • Residential Schools and Reconciliation: Canada Confronts Its History. By J. R. Miller. Reviewed by Karen J. Travers
  • Sovereign Acts: Contesting Colonialism across Indigenous Nations and Latinx America. Edited by Frances Negrón-Muntaner. Reviewed by T. J. Tallie

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