The Resource Indians on display : global commodification of native America in performance, art, and museums, Norman K. Denzin

Indians on display : global commodification of native America in performance, art, and museums, Norman K. Denzin

Label
Indians on display : global commodification of native America in performance, art, and museums
Title
Indians on display
Title remainder
global commodification of native America in performance, art, and museums
Statement of responsibility
Norman K. Denzin
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Even as their nations and cultures were being destroyed by colonial expansion across the continent, American Indians became a form of entertainment, sometimes dangerous and violent, sometimes primitive and noble. Creating a fictional wild west, entrepreneurs then exported it around the world. Exhibitions by George Catlin, paintings by Charles King, and Wild West shows by Buffalo Bill Cody were viewed by millions worldwide. Norman Denzin uses a series of performance pieces with historical, contemporary, and fictitious characters to provide a cultural critique of how this version of Indians
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
305.897
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
E98.P99
LC item number
I55 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Indians on display : global commodification of native America in performance, art, and museums, Norman K. Denzin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Dramatis Personae; Introduction; Chapter One -- Selling Indians: Traveling Wild West Shows, Painters, Minstrels, and Museums; Chapter Two -- Charles Bird King's Studio Indians; Chapter Three -- The Traveling Indian Medicine Show; Chapter Four -- George Catlin's Traveling Indian Gallery; Chapter Five -- Catlin's Traveling Indian Gallery Goes to London; Chapter Six -- Sitting Bull and Buffalo Bill; Chapter Seven -- Ghost Dancers in Germany; Chapter Eight -- German Indians R Us; Appendix; Notes; References; Index; About the Author
Control code
ocn847348404
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611320909
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b28795295
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)847348404
  • pebcs1611320909

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