Indigenous art. Indigenous perspectives.

FAAM No. 32, Fall 2021

FAAM No. 32, Fall 2021

Cover photography of First Americans Museum by James Pepper Henry (Kaw/Muscogee)

Issue No. 32, Fall 2021

FAAM No. 31, Summer 2021


  • Dawning of a New Era: First Americans Museum Opens in Oklahoma City
    By Stacy Pratt, PhD (Mvskoke)
    Photography by Ann Sherman
  • Patchwork: Piecing It Together
    By Michole Eldred (Catawba/Eastern Cherokee descent)
  • The Wabanaki Canoe and the Science of Perfection
    By Matthew Ryan Smith, PhD
  • Connections and Belonging in Stone Oil Lamps
    By Nadia Jackinsky-Sethi, PhD (Alutiiq)

Artist Profiles

  • Dorothy Grant: Haida Fashion Designer
    By India Rael Young, PhD
  • John Hitchcock: Comanche Printmaker, Musician, and Educator
    By Dustin Tahmahkera, PhD (Comanche)
  • George Longfish: Seneca/Tuscarora Painter, Printer, and Sculptor
    By Stacy Pratt, PhD (Mvskoke)
  • Gwen Westerman, PhD: Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate/Cherokee Nation Poet, Educator, Historian, and Textile Artist
    By Staci Golar


  • Recent Developments
  • Seven Directions: Shana Bushyhead Condill (Eastern Band Cherokee)
  • Art+Literature: Richard Van Camp: Tłı̨chǫ Dene Writer
    By Matthew Ryan Smith, PhD
  • Calendar by James G. Bland
  • Exhibition Reviews
  • Book Reviews
  • Music Review
  • In Memoriam
    • Lorene Drywater (Cherokee Nation, 1932–2021)
      By Pamela Jumper-Thurman, PhD (Cherokee Nation)
    • Jesse Hummingbird (Cherokee Nation, 1952–2021)
      By Sandy Hummingbird
    • Pitaloosie Saila (Inuk, 1942–2021)
      By Michole Eldred (Catawba/Eastern Cherokee)
    • William S. Yellow Robe Jr. (Assiniboine, 1960–2021)
      By America Meredith (Cherokee Nation)

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