A few weeks ago I found another news article about contemporary forms of “Playing Indian.” Similar to the cases we talked about in class, connections to the land / fear of urban transformations are central.

Hip households in New York are installing tepees as places of play and reflection The classic Native American structure moves indoors as a way of escaping the urban jungle


About Christina Owens

Visiting Assistant Professor of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Miami University
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