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Visual Currencies free pdf This is an edited collection of essays coming out of sessions held at the Native American Art Studies Association Conference, Phoenix, 2005. The seven contributors focus on the far-reaching influences of photography on Native American communities, and the possibilities that it currently presents. The essays explore the values, or currencies, attributed to photographers by practitioners and institutions, be these Native artists, or museums, archives and anthropologists. The book includes over 60 photographs by named indigenous Native American photographers.

About Henrietta Lidchi

Henrietta Lidchi previous worked at the British Museum in the Department of Ethnography, primarily on the North American collections, specialising in the Southwest. She is currently Keeper of the Department of World Cultures at National Museums Scotland. Hulleah J. Tsinhnahjinnie was born into the Bear and Raccoon Clans of the Seminole and Muskogee Nations, and born for the Tsinajinnie Clan of the Dine Nation. She claims photography and video as her primary languages. She is currently Director of the C. N. Gorman Museum at University of California Davis and Assistant Professor in the Department of Native American Studies at University of California Davis.

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Author : Henrietta Lidchi
Publisher : NMSE - Publishing Ltd
Data Published : 26 October 2009
ISBN : 1905267126
EAN : 9781905267125
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 128 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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