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Exhibition Reviews

Sara Selwood and Lillia McEnaney

: 200 Years of Indigenous North American Art , Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, 1 November 2019–28 February 2021 “Indigenous North American art is an enduring presence at Yale University.” Opening the Yale University Art Gallery

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Arctic Earthviews

Cyclic Passing of Knowledge among the Indigenous Communities of the Eurasian North

Tero Mustonen and Ari Lehtinen

This article examines the mechanisms and manners of maintaining the communal knowledge systems of the indigenous peoples of the circumpolar North. This is accomplished by paying attention to the concerns of distinguished community elders who have experienced the entwining of indigenous traditions and modernization during their lives. The article also introduces the concept of earthview, identifying the ethical and spiritual insights that inform the community-specific everyday skills of living in the North. The conclusion highlights the human/nonhuman cycles of intergenerational knowledge renewal that are mostly practical and oral by nature. The emergence of new elders is therefore critically grounded on the personal and communal skills of passing on the intimate knowledge of sensing changes in nature. By emphasizing the role of oral communication we underline that this knowledge (of earthviewing) only remains while being shared in everyday conditions and routines of land and life. We dedicate this article to the memory of Professor Vasilii A. Robbek.

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Conjunctures and Convergences

Remaking the World Cultures Displays at the National Museum of Scotland

Henrietta Lidchi

institutional aims. Each one of us undertook to articulate these aims in particular reference to the collections for which we were responsible. As the curator of the indigenous North American collection, I felt it especially important to me that these aims were

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Introduction

Indigenous Resurgence, Decolonization, and Movements for Environmental Justice

Jaskiran Dhillon

In multiple sites across the world, Indigenous peoples are leading political and social movements for environmental justice. In Indigenous North America, the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe spearheaded the resistance against the Dakota Access Pipeline and

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Valued Volatility

Inhabiting Uncertain Flux in the Mackenzie Delta, Canada

Franz Krause

domination. After establishing the theoretical context for this argument, drawing from both Indigenous North American and European writers, I outline some of the ways in which Mackenzie Delta inhabitants avoid orderliness and predictability and thereby

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Hunting for Justice

An Indigenous Critique of the North American Model of Wildlife Conservation

Lauren Eichler and David Baumeister

31 ( 1–2 ): 55 – 71 . https://doi.org/10.1080/09523367.2013.865017 . 10.1080/09523367.2013.865017 Hubbard , Tasha . 2014 . “ Buffalo Genocide in Nineteenth-Century North America: ‘Kill, Skin, and Sell.’ ” In Colonial Genocide in Indigenous North

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Settler Colonialism, Ecology, and Environmental Injustice

Kyle Whyte

: Narratives on Postindian Survivance. Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press . Warrior , Robert Allen , ed. 2017 . The World of Indigenous North America. New York : Routledge . Watts , Vanessa . 2013 . “ Indigenous Place-Thought and Agency Amongst

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Indigenous Urbanization in Russia's Arctic

The Case of Nenets Autonomous Region

Marya Rozanova

indigenous North in their refined forms through the establishment of a diversity policy, as well as the fostering of indigenous symbolism in the Arctic urban space. So far, the results of such efforts have been uneven: the creation of a “refined form” of

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Reassembling The Social Organization

Collaboration and Digital Media in (Re)making Boas’s 1897 Book

Aaron Glass, Judith Berman, and Rainer Hatoum

ethnographies based on fieldwork, and the first systematic attempt to document an Indigenous North American ceremonial system. Boas and Hunt recorded not only masks, myths, music, and dances but also summer and winter social organization, marriage, the potlatch

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Review Essays

Vibe Nielsen, Henrietta Lidchi, Jesmael Mataga, Annelise Schroeder, Gwyneira Isaac, and Riley Rogerson

site. They are offered and can be used as a living art history of Indigenous North American art. The conversations devised by McMaster seemed at the time, and still today, a combination of inspiring, urgent, generous, and affirming. What was being