This website provides information on Native North American authors with bibliographies of their published works, biographical information, and links to online resources including interviews, online texts and tribal websites
Native American literature written in the 18th and 19th century is considered a literature of transition between the oral tradition which flourished before Europeans arrived on the continent and the beginning of the 1960’s when the Native American Renaissance began.
A collection of Native American Stories which tell of the culture of the Native American and the indigenous people of North America. Many of the stories are accompanied by pictures, paintings and many have videos - all bringing the life of Native American Stories to life and enabling a better understanding of each story.
The National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) has one of the most extensive collections of Native American arts and artifacts in the world—approximately 266,000 catalog records (825,000 items) representing over 12,000 years of history and more than 1,200 indigenous cultures throughout the Americas
The premise of this volume of interviews with contemporary Native American artists is that their words can help us to understand their images. The interviews attempt to dispel misconceptions about Native art generally and these artists particularly. Overall, the interviews, conceived more as conversations, offer the reader the opportunity to listen to a diverse group of artists discuss their working methods, their creative processes, and the meanings of their work.
Books about literature
Reading Native American Literature by Joseph L. Coulombe
An encyclopedia of Native American literatures featuring articles on individual authors, on individual works, on important characters in works, and on terms and events of historical significance that figure in many of the works.
To find Native American authors, click on "Person", then click on "Ethnicity." Choose Native American. You can also search by the author's name or title of a book or short story. You can also search by the author's name or title of a book or short story.
Established in 2006, American Indians in Children's Literature (AICL) provides critical perspectives and analysis of indigenous peoples in children's and young adult books, the school curriculum, popular culture, and society. Scroll down for links to book reviews, Native media, and more.
Welcome to Native American Pottery tab! This tab will assist you with research on history and styles of Native American pottery. You will find a combination of relevant journal articles and books. You will also find web resources and images of different styles of pottery.
Books about Artists
Native Moderns by Bill Anthes
Call Number: Call Number: 759.13 An8n
Publication Date: 2006-11-03
Encyclopedia of Native American Artists by Deborah Everett; Elayne Zorn
Native American Art in the Twentieth Century by W. Jackson Rushing (Editor)
Call Number: 704.0397 N2Ir
Publication Date: 1999-06-28
The Arts of the North American Indian by Edwin L. Wade; Evan M. Maurer; Rennard Strickland; William C. Sturtevant; John Anson Warner; Gloria A. Young; Marvin Cohodas; Norman Feder; Christian F. Feest; Wolfgang Haberland; Jamake Highwater; Gerhard Hoffmann; Bill Holm; J. C. H. King