Becoming 'Indigenous': German Fascination with North American Indians
Examining why German hobbyists study and even try to emulate North American Indians through scholarly essays.
German hobbyists call their effort to study, simulate and emulate aspects of North American Indian life "practical ethnology."
Photo by Fotolia/Shchipkova Elena
“Performing Indigeneity,” edited by Laura R. Graham and H. Glenn Penny, invites readers to consider how groups and individuals think about performance and display and focuses attention on the ways that public spheres have received these performances.