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Always Becoming

Nora Naranjo-Morse

in The Land Has Memory: Indigenous Knowledge, Native Landscapes, and the National Museum of the American Indian

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832646
eISBN:
9781469606019
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807889787_blue_spruce.8
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter presents a poetic interpretation of the history and tendering of the landscape where the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) is now situated. It looks at the lives of the ... More


The Imagery of the Landscape of Fear

Michael Barkun

in Chasing Phantoms: Reality, Imagination, and Homeland Security Since 9/11

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807834701
eISBN:
9781469603230
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807877692_barkun.9
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter defines the landscape of fear as an inner mental landscape, constructed of sense perceptions, memories, and the images our culture provides. As a result, the interpretation we give to ... More


Making the Invisible Visible: Reverse Transparency and Privacy

Michael Barkun

in Chasing Phantoms: Reality, Imagination, and Homeland Security Since 9/11

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807834701
eISBN:
9781469603230
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807877692_barkun.7
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter discusses why decision-makers can scarcely remain passive in the face of a landscape of fear. As the strategic theorist Colin Gray observed shortly after September 11, decision-makers ... More


The Land Has Memory: Indigenous Knowledge, Native Landscapes, and the National Museum of the American Indian

Duane Blue Spruce and Tanya Thrasher (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832646
eISBN:
9781469606019
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807889787_blue_spruce
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

In the heart of Washington, D.C., a centuries-old landscape has come alive in the twenty-first century through a re-creation of the natural environment as the region's original peoples might have ... More


Introduction

Gordon Hutner

in What America Read: Taste, Class, and the Novel, 1920-1960

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832271
eISBN:
9781469605210
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807887752_hutner.4
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This book begins with two questions: Why are so few novels remembered while so many thousands are forgotten? Is literary history incomplete without accounting for these books? These questions, and ... More


Honoring Our Hosts

Duane Blue Spruce

in The Land Has Memory: Indigenous Knowledge, Native Landscapes, and the National Museum of the American Indian

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832646
eISBN:
9781469606019
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807889787_blue_spruce.5
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

The process of creating something is as important as the object being created for Native people. That was the spirit that the creators of the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) wanted to ... More


Allies of the Land

Gabrielle Tayac

in The Land Has Memory: Indigenous Knowledge, Native Landscapes, and the National Museum of the American Indian

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832646
eISBN:
9781469606019
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807889787_blue_spruce.7
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

The Native landscape where the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) now resides has changed, declined, and emerged in recovery since the time of English colonization. The land recalls ... More


Landscape: Through an Interior View

Kathleen Ash-Milby

in The Land Has Memory: Indigenous Knowledge, Native Landscapes, and the National Museum of the American Indian

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832646
eISBN:
9781469606019
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807889787_blue_spruce.9
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter looks at depictions of the landscape and environment by Native artist around where the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) is situated. The artists' relationship to the land is ... More


A Seasonal Guide to the Living Landscape

Marsha Lea

in The Land Has Memory: Indigenous Knowledge, Native Landscapes, and the National Museum of the American Indian

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832646
eISBN:
9781469606019
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807889787_blue_spruce.11
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter looks at the landscape around the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) today and how it changes through the seasons. There is no one best season to tour the NMAI landscape. ... More


Ahaquo! (Still there!) The Anetso Ceremonial Complex

Michael J. Zogry

in Anetso, the Cherokee Ball Game: At the Center of Ceremony and Identity

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833605
eISBN:
9781469603940
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807898208_zogry.7
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter summarizes every element of the ceremonial complex, with a focus on one particular element, going to water, and assesses change and persistence in the complex, making use of received ... More


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