Trading gazes : Euro-American women photographers and Native North Americans, 1880-1940 / Susan Bernardin [and others] ; with an afterword by Louis Owens.

"The story of westering Americans in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries has been told most notably through photographs of American Indians. Unlike this vast archive, produced primarily by male photographers, which depicted American Indians as either vanishing or domesticated, the...

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Other Authors: Bernardin, Susan, 1966-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, [2003]
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : Empire of the lens : women, Indians, and cameras / Susan Bernardin [and others]
  • "Lost in the general wreckage of the far West" : the photographs and writings of Jane Gay / Nicole Tonkovich
  • "I became the 'colony' : Kate Cory's Hopi photographs / Melody Graulich
  • Mary Schäffer's "Comprehending equal eyes" / Lisa MacFarlane
  • Capturing and recapturing culture : trailing Grace Nicholson's legacy in northwestern California / Susan Bernardin
  • Afterword : Their shadows before them : photographing Indians / Louis Owens.