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Interviewee

Monika Siebert

Title of Publication Discussed

Indians Playing Indian: Multiculturalism and Contemporary Indigenous Art in North America

Department

English

Document Type

Podcast

Publication Date

2016

Abstract

Dr. Monika Siebert, Professor of English, discusses her new book, Indians Playing Indian: Multiculturalism and Contemporary Indigenous Art in North America, published recently by the University of Alabama Press. Indians Playing Indian explores the phenomenon of multicultural misrecognition of American Indians, explaining its sources in North American colonial history and in the political mandates of multiculturalism, and describes its consequences for contemporary indigenous cultural production.

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