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2012 Retrospective: November
December 28, 2012
Take a look back at November 2012's biggest stories from the pages of our weekly magazine, This Week From Indian Country Today ...
University of California Student Brings Young Women’s Flower Dances Into the Spotlight
October 01, 2012
When Cutcha Risling Baldy started menstruating as an adolescent, she preferred to keep her body’s development private, but her mother surprised her by acting happy and celebratory...
Provocative, Misleading Play About Ishi Opens Wounds From California Genocide
April 25, 2012
In 1911, when Ishi emerged from his Northern California tribe’s ancestral homeland, he was alone, around 50 years old and his hair was cut, possibly because he was mourning his fam...
100 Years Ago in Indian Country
January 06, 2012
In 1912… Jim Thorpe , Sac and Fox, won the gold medal in both the pentathlon and decathlon at the Olympics in Stockholm, Sweden...
Native American Reporter Tells Story of Ishi
December 07, 2011
This year marks the 100th anniversary of Ishi , or the man known as "the last wild Indian in North America." Ishi was a Yana from the Deer Creek area, about 150 miles northeast of ...
Ishi Still Teaches Native American Cultural Lessons After 100 Years
Barry Bergman, University of California Berkeley, NewsCenter
September 16, 2011
They came both to bury Ishi — at least the outdated notion of Ishi prevalent in pop culture — and to praise him...
The Two Worlds of Ishi at the California Indian Museum and Cultural Center
March 15, 2011
Pictured from left, are Sam Batwi (Northern/Central Yana Indian), Dr. A.L. Kroeber (University of California Anthropologist), and Ishi (Yahi or Southern Yana Indian), 1911...
After Controversial Ishi Play, University of California, Berkeley Co-Sponsors Indigenous Peoples Day Celebration to Promote Healing
October 30, 2012
Last spring, the University of California, Berkeley, produced a historically inaccurate and graphically violent play about Ishi, the famous California Indian, which caused some Ame...
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