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Issue No. 21, Winter 2019/20



  • Indigenous Futurisms in the Visual Arts by Suzanne Newman Fricke, PhD
  • A Century of Crow Fair photo essay by Lester Harragarra (Otoe-Missouria-Kiowa)
  • Bááháálí Chapter Weavers by Aaron Yazzie (Navajo)
  • Disney Introduces New Audiences to Native Art by Michole Eldred (Catawba-Eastern Band Cherokee)

Artist Profiles

  • Linda Aguilar: Chumash Basket Maker by Gloria Bell (Métis)
  • Norma Howard: Choctaw-Chickasaw Painter by Vicki Monks (Chickasaw)
  • Chris Pappan: Kaw-Osage-Lakota Ledger Art and Painter by Jami Powell, PhD (Osage Nation)
  • Quinn Smallboy: Moose Cree Installation Artists and Sculptor by Matthew Ryan Smith, PhD


  • Recent Developments by Mariah Ashbacher and America Meredith (Cherokee Nation)
  • Seven Directions: Miranda Belarde Lewis, PhD (Tlingit-Zuni)
  • Art+Literature: Carleigh Baker: Métis Author and Poet by Matthew Ryan Smith, PhD
  • Collections: Glenbow Museum by Andrea L. Ferber, PhD
  • Spotlight: Every One by Cannupa Hanska Luger (Mandan-Hidatsa-Arikara-Lakota) by Neebinnaukzhik Southall (Rama Chippewa)
  • In Memoriam:
    • Dugan Aguilar (Maidu-Northern Paiute-Achomawi) by America Meredith (Cherokee Nation)
  • Calendar
  • Art Exhibition Reviews
  • Book Reviews

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