Relevance means that work and resources are useful to American Indians and Indian communities today and into the future. Relevance means that the work and resources recognize, support and promote tribal sovereignty. It means that studying  American Indian histories and cultures resonates with students and helps them develop skills that will assist them in school and in life. Relevance is not antiquated.

Left: Detail of “Tribes in South Dakota,” in Tribes and Reservations in South Dakota, forthcoming.


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