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Keeping the Campfires Going: Native Women's Activism in Urban Communities

Author: Susan Applegate Krouse; Heather Howard-Bobiwash
Publisher: University of Nebraska Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The essays in this groundbreaking anthology highlight the accomplishments of and challenges confronting Native women activists in American and Canadian cities. This collection recounts and assesses  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print
Keeping the Campfires Going: Native Women's Activism in Urban Communities
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Applegate Krouse; Heather Howard-Bobiwash
OCLC Number: 940642876
Notes: Book.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Acknowledgments Introduction Susan Applegate Krouse and Heather A. Howard1. Urban Clan Mothers: Key Households in Cities Susan Lobo2. Gender and Community Organization Leadership in the Chicago Indian Community Anne Terry Straus and Debra Valentino3. Indigenous Agendas and Activist Genders: Chicago's American Indian Center, Social Welfare, and Native American Women's Urban Leadership Grant Arndt4. "Assisting Our Own": Urban Migration, Self-Governance, and Native Women's Organizing in Thunder Bay, Ontario, 19721989 Nancy Janovicek 5. Their Spirits Live within Us: Aboriginal Women in Downtown Eastside Vancouver Emerging into Visibility Dara Culhane6. "How Will I Sew My Baskets?": Women Vendors, Market Art, and Incipient Political Activism in Anchorage, Alaska Molly Lee7. Women's Class Strategies as Activism in Native Community Building in Toronto, 19501975 Heather A. Howard8. Creating Change, Reclaiming Space in PostWorld War II Seattle: The American Indian Women's Service League and the Seattle Indian Center, 19581978 Mary C. Wright 9. What Came Out of the Takeovers: Women's Activism and the Indian Community School of Milwaukee Susan Applegate Krouse 10. Telling Paula Starr: Native American Woman as Urban Indian Icon Joan Weibel-OrlandoContributors Index

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