The Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North America

2014 Second Place Burt Award for First Nations, Inuit and Métis Young Adult Literature
Publisher: 
Doubleday Canada

The Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North America is at once a “history” and the complete subversion of a history — in short, a critical and personal meditation that the remarkable Thomas King has conducted over the past 50 years about what it means to be “Indian” in North America. 

Author: Thomas King is one of Canada’s premier Native public intellectuals.For the past five decades, he has worked as an activist for Native causes,as an administrator in Native programs, and has taught Native literature and history at universities in the U.S. and Canada. King was the first Aboriginal person to deliver the prestigious Massey Lectures, and is also the bestselling, award-winning author of five novels and two collections of short stories.

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The Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North America is at once a “history” and the complete subversion of a history — in short, a critical and personal meditation that the remarkable Thomas King has conducted over the past 50 years about what it means to be “Indian” in North America. 

Author: Thomas King is one of Canada’s premier Native public intellectuals.For the past five decades, he has worked as an activist for Native causes,as an administrator in Native programs, and has taught Native literature and history at universities in the U.S. and Canada. King was the first Aboriginal person to deliver the prestigious Massey Lectures, and is also the bestselling, award-winning author of five novels and two collections of short stories.

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