Tales of Ghosts: First Nations Art in British Columbia, 1922-61 (Paperback)
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Tales of Ghosts: First Nations Art in British Columbia, 1922-61 (Paperback)

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Paperback 248 Pages / Published: 01/07/2003
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The years between 1922 and 1961, often referred to as the "Dark Ages of Northwest Coast art," have largely been ignored by art historians, and dismissed as a period of artistic decline. Tales of Ghosts compellingly reclaims this era, arguing that it was instead a critical period during which the art played an important role in public discourses on the status of First Nations people in Canadian society. Those with an interest in First Nations and Canadian history and art history, anthropology, museology, and post-colonial studies will be delighted by the publication of this major contribution to their fields.

Publisher: University of British Columbia Press
ISBN: 9780774809559
Number of pages: 248
Weight: 380 g
Dimensions: 235 x 159 x 17 mm

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