by Sarah Soliz | Jan 26, 2022 | Advanced Seminar, Applied Anthropology, Cultural Anthropology, General Anthropology, History/Social Sciences, Indigenous Peoples, Recently Published Titles, SAR Press, Southwest
2022. Edited by Alex E. Chávez and Gina M. Pérez, with a foreword by Arlene M. Dávila
The contributors to this volume highlight the value of radical inclusion in their research and explore how Latinx ethnographers and interlocutors work together in contexts of refusal, as well as the extraordinary possibilities offered by ethnography and its role in ongoing social transformation.
by Sarah Soliz | Jul 9, 2020 | Advanced Seminar, Ancient Americas, Archaeology, General Anthropology, History/Social Sciences, Indigenous Peoples, Recently Published Titles, SAR Press
2020. Edited by Anna L. Boozer, Bleda S. Düring, and Bradley J. Parker
This book demonstrates how archaeological research can contribute to our conceptualization of empires across disciplinary boundaries.
by operations | Jul 10, 2017 | Indigenous Peoples, Non-Series
2010. Edited by Cynthia Chavez Lamar and Sherry Farrell Racette with Lara Evans
Art in Our Lives grew out of the conversations of a group of Native women artists who spoke frankly about the roles, responsibilities, and commitments in their lives while balancing this existence with their art practice.
by operations | Jul 10, 2017 | Indigenous Peoples, Non-Series, Southwest
2003. Gloria J. Emerson; Forward by N. Scott Momaday
These poems, paintings, and personal reflections draw upon an ancient culture while crafting new visual and poetic “legends” to enrich our understanding of the significant places and stories that mark the traditional lands of the Navajo people.
by operations | Oct 16, 2018 | Ancient Americas, Archaeology, General Anthropology, Indigenous Peoples, Popular Archaeology, Recently Published Titles, SAR Press, Southwest
2018. Edited by Paul F. Reed and Gary M. Brown
Often overshadowed by the Ancestral Pueblo centers at Chaco Canyon and Mesa Verde, the Middle San Juan is one of the most dynamic territories in the pre-Hispanic Southwest, interacting with Chaco Canyon and Mesa Verde as well as the surrounding regions.
by operations | Jul 10, 2017 | Cultural Anthropology, General Anthropology, History/Social Sciences, Indigenous Peoples, Resident Scholar
2011. Circe Sturm
Becoming Indian explores the social and cultural values that lie behind this phenomenon and delves into the motivations of these Americans—from so many different walks of life—to reinscribe their autobiographies and find deep personal and collective meaning in reclaiming their Indianness.
by operations | Jul 10, 2017 | Global Indigenous Politics, History/Social Sciences, Indigenous Peoples
2007. Edited by Daniel M. Cobb and Loretta Fowler
How do we explain not just the survival of Indian people in the United States against very long odds but their growing visibility and political power at the opening of the twenty-first century? Within this one story of indigenous persistence are many stories of local, regional, national, and international activism that require a nuanced understanding of what it means to be an activist or to act in politically purposeful ways.
by operations | Jul 24, 2017 | Cultural Anthropology, Indigenous Peoples, Resident Scholar, Southwest
2004. Jill D. Sweet
This expanded edition features the voices of Tewa dancers, composers, and others to explain the significance of dance to their understanding of Tewa identity and community.
by operations | Oct 16, 2018 | Cultural Anthropology, General Anthropology, Indigenous Peoples, Linguistics, Recently Published Titles, Resident Scholar, SAR Press
2018. Christopher Ball
Showing ritual as a contributing factor to relationships of development and the politics of indigeneity, Exchanging Words asks how discourse, ritual, and exchange come together to mediate social relations close to home and on a global scale.
by operations | Jul 24, 2017 | Applied Anthropology, Cultural Anthropology, General Anthropology, Global Indigenous Politics, Indigenous Peoples, SAR Press
2016. ann-elise lewallen
The author synthesizes ethnographic field research, museum and archival research, and participation in cultural-revival and rights-based organizing to show how women craft Ainu and indigenous identities through clothwork and how they also fashion lived connections to ancestral values and lifestyles.