Who could have ever predicted that 2020 would be such a historically pivotal year? The onslaught of challenges we’ve endured will certainly occupy a huge chapter in future history books. But, the controversies we’re facing in 2020 have also opened a window into backward reflection, giving us an opportunity to amend historical narratives that have often contained hurtful stereotypes and damaging misconceptions.  An essential stop on  this journey would be to explore the crucial contributions American Indians have made to the literature, history, culture, and growth of the United States. Interested in learning more?  Check out the offerings of the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian. Expand your knowledge by learning some common misconceptions about American Indians.  Finally, click on the book jackets below to read some outstanding and worthwhile titles.  Happy reading.

 

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