Multcolib Everybody Reads 2013 Picks: Further Reading and Viewing

Annotation:The Everybody Reads 2013 author is Sherman Alexie.

Black Elk Speaks
Black Elk Speaks Being the Life Story of A Holy Man of the Oglala Sioux By Black Elk Book - 2008 978.004975244 B627b 2008 Available in some locations

Annotation:In the 1930s, John G. Neihardt, a poet and a chronicler of the old West and Native American folkways, spent many hours with Black Elk, one of the most revered holy men of the Oglala Sioux.

Crazy Horse
Crazy Horse A Life By McMurtry, Larry Book - 2006 B-Cr859m 2006 Available in some locations

Annotation:A tribute to the enigmatic Sioux warrior Crazy Horse.

LaDonna Harris
LaDonna Harris A Comanche Life By Harris, LaDonna Book - 2000 B-Ha242L 2000 Available in some locations

Annotation:The unforgettable story of a Comanche woman who has become one of the most influential, inspired and determined Native Americans in politics.

Chief William McIntosh
Chief William McIntosh A Man of Two Worlds By Chapman, George Book - 1988 B-Ma189c Available in some locations

Annotation:McIntosh was the son of a Scottish army captain and a Creek Indian who grew up to become the principal chief of the Lower Creek nation.

Native American Women
Native American Women A Biographical Dictionary Book - 2001 R- 920.72 N278 2001 In-library use only in some locations

Annotation:This A-Z reference contains 275 biographical entries on Native American women, past and present, from many different walks of life.

Edward Sheriff Curtis, 1868-1952
Edward Sheriff Curtis, 1868-1952 By Adam, Hans-Christian Book - 1999 770.92 C978a 1999 Available in some locations

Annotation:Curtis' massive photographic projects document all aspects of life, landscapes and society of Native Americans, from 1895 to 1930.

Genocide of the Mind
Genocide of the Mind New Native American Writing Book - 2003 305.897 G335 2003 Available in some locations

Annotation:Addressing the genocide of Native American cultural identity over the past 100 years, this collection of 35 essays by authors representing more than 25 tribal nations is at once eye-opening, brutally frank, and ultimately optimistic.

Handbook of North American Indians
Handbook of North American Indians Book - 1978-2008 970.004 H236 Available in some locations

Annotation:A multi-volume set describing the sociology of Native Americans within both the historical context and the current society. Includes folklore, traditions, crafts, language families.

We Shall Remain
We Shall Remain America Through Native Eyes DVD - 2009 DVD 970.00497 WE Available in some locations

Annotation:Recounts the history of American Indian resistance over four centuries through pivotal moments and profiles, e.g., of Massasoit, Tecumseh, John Ross, Geronimo, and the Indian leaders of the 1973 revolt at Wounded Knee.

500 Nations
500 Nations DVD - 2004 DVD 970.004 FIVE All copies in use Availability details Holds: 1 on 4 copies

Annotation:An eight-part documentary that looks back at life in North America before the arrival of the Europeans, then follows the epic struggles of Indian Nations as the continent is reshaped by contact.

A History of American Indian Achievement
A History of American Indian Achievement DVD - 2008 DVD 973.0497 HISTORY Available in some locations

Annotation:This series documents the history of American Indian achievement, its defining role in the growth of the country, and its influence on current events. Highlights the many contributions of American Indians that have influenced and shaped the history of the United States.

Annotation:Includes links and contact information for the various tribes throughout the United States and Canada, and other information regarding social, educational and communal information, including pow wow etiquette.

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Everybody Reads 2013 is the 11th annual community reading project of Multnomah County Library.

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