Contemporary Native American Women Artists: Visual Expressions of Feminism, the Environment, and Identity

@article{Farris2005ContemporaryNA,
  title={Contemporary Native American Women Artists: Visual Expressions of Feminism, the Environment, and Identity},
  author={Phoebe Farris},
  journal={Feminist Studies},
  year={2005},
  volume={31},
  pages={95}
}
C e n t u r i e s b e f o r e E u r o p e a n c o l o n i z e r s a r r i v e d on Turtle Island, Native American women were producing art in the form of basketry, pottery, quillwork, weaving, and leather painting. For Native Americans, art, beauty, and spirituality are intertwined, while public life brings together dancing, poetry, and the visual arts, uniting us in an embracing ritual expression. Contemporary Native American women artists continue to explore pre-contact art traditions and… Expand
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