Martha A. Sandweiss
Ethel-Jane Westfeldt Bunting Summer Scholar
Indian Culture as National Heritage: The Case of the Zia Sun Symbol
The ways in which the material artifacts of prehistoric and historic southwestern Indians have been incorporated into a national American heritage are examined in this study of the Zia sun symbol used on the New Mexico state flag.
Affiliation at time of award:
Professor, Department of American Studies and History, Amherst College