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The Pretend Indians : images of native Americans in the movies / edited by Gretchen M. Bataille, Charles L.P. Silet.

; Silet, Charles L. P
1st ed.. Ames : Iowa State University Press, 1980.
ISBN 0813809258, 0813807158

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Other Authors Bataille, Gretchen M., 1944-
Silet, Charles L. P.
Subjects Film.
Indians in motion pictures.
Indiens d'Amérique au cinéma.
Western films -- History and criticism.
Western films.
Westerns -- Histoire et critique.
Description xxix, 202 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1980.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-193) and index.
Also issued online.
Contents [The native American : myth and media stereotyping] -- Myth and literature in a new world / Richard Slotkin -- The demon of the continent / Leslie A. Fiedler -- The static images / John C. Ewers -- The Indian as media hand-me-down / Donald L. Kaufmann -- Examination of stereotyping : an analytical survey of twentieth-century Indian entertainers / Ward Churchill, Mary Anne Hill, and Norbert S. Hill, Jr. -- The American Indian image in North America / Vine Deloria -- [The Indian in the film : early views] -- The 'Make-believe' Indian / Anon. -- Moving picture absurdities / W. Stephen Bush -- The dangers of employing Redskins as movie actors / Ernest Alfred Dench -- The Hollywooden Indian / Stanley Vestal -- The Red Man plays Indian / James F. Denton -- [The Indian in the film : later views] -- The stereotyping of North American Indians in motion pictures / John A. Price -- White man speaks with split tongue, forked tongue, tongue of snake / Ralph E. Friar and Natasha A. Friar -- The Indian in the Western movie / Philip French -- The role of the American Indians in motion pictures / Rita Keshena -- Reflections on the new Western films : The Jewish cowboy, the Black avenger, and the return of the vanishing American / John G. Cawelti -- [Photographic essay on the American Indian as portrayed by Hollywood] -- [Contemporary reviews] -- They have not spoken : American Indians in film / Dan Georgakas -- And afterwards, take him to a movie / Susan Rice -- Why Indians can't be villains any more / Richard Schickel -- Cheyenne Autumn / volume F. Perkins -- Little Big Man : the novel and the film / John W. Turner -- Americana : Tell them Willie boy is here / Pauline Kael -- A man called Horse and Flap / Stephen Farber -- Ulzana's raid / Richard Combs -- Buffalo Bill and the Indians / Tom Milne.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5941472
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