mercredi 3 décembre 2014


"Zitkála-Ša, the Red Bird" watercolor, 61 cm X 45.5 cm
Hi-quality print available HERE !

"One of the first Native American women to publish traditional stories derived from oral tribal legend was Zitkala-Sa, whose real name was Gertrude Simmons. She was born at the Yankton Sioux Agency in South Dakota, from a white father and a Dakota Indian mother.
Her writing was full of imagery and emotion and frequently harangued on the white oppression of Native Americans."

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