Performance, Politics, and Representation: Aboriginal People and the 1860 Royal Tour of Canada

@article{Radforth2003PerformancePA,
  title={Performance, Politics, and Representation: Aboriginal People and the 1860 Royal Tour of Canada},
  author={I. Radforth},
  journal={The Canadian Historical Review},
  year={2003},
  volume={84},
  pages={1 - 32}
}
  • I. Radforth
  • Published 2003
  • History
  • The Canadian Historical Review
  • The 1860 tour of Canada made by the Prince of Wales not only provided an occasion for state officials and other non-Aboriginal people to appropriate and display Indians but it was also an opportunity for Native people themselves to claim public attention, affirm their own loyalism and cultural integrity, and demand redress of political grievances. For Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people alike, Native participation in the public performances provided reassurance of the ties of First Nations to… CONTINUE READING
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