Monthly Archives: May 2017

Jesuits Return 525 Acres to Rosebud Sioux Tribe – Indian Country Media Network

The Jesuit-run St. Francis Mission returned more than 500 acres of land to the Rosebud Sioux Tribe as a step to righting the historical wrongs of the past. Source: Jesuits Return 525 Acres to Rosebud Sioux Tribe – Indian Country … Continue reading

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Violence and Resistance: A Symposium

On May 12 and 13, the D’Arcy McNickle Center for American Indian History at Chicago’s Newberry Library hosted scholars and community members from around the country to discuss the central role violence has played in European colonization of indigenous homelands, and … Continue reading

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New Yale Partner Faulted for Handling of Tribal Artifacts

Native American tribes are waiting for the return of their sacred items from the collection of a Massachusetts seminary. Source: New Yale Partner Faulted for Handling of Tribal Artifacts

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The Art of Sovereignty

Even as questionable auctions of indigenous art continue unabated in Paris, some American museums have begun to make an effort to “mainstream” similar (but responsibly collected) objects into their exhibits. New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art has led the charge, … Continue reading

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