Jennifer Shannon

2014
Our LivesSAR Press PublicationOur Lives: Collaboration, Native Voice, and the Making of the National Museum of the American IndianIn 2004 the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) opened to the general public. This book, in the broadest sense, is about how that museum became what it is today. For many Native individuals, the NMAI, a prominent and permanent symbol of Native presence in America, in the shadow of the Capitol and at the center of federal power, is a triumph.
2011
Jennifer ShannonEthel-Jane Westfeldt Bunting Summer ScholarAn Ethnography of “Our Lives”: Collaboration, Native Voice, and the Making of the National Museum of the American Indian


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