On her Back in the Stack blog, Cataloging Specialist Jan Hardy reviews Bury My Heart at Chuck E. Cheese's by Tiffany Midge, available now as part of our latest book display on Indigenous America, located in the First Floor Lobby of Hunt Library.  

"Reaching to catalog Tiffany Midge’s book, I was shocked at the parody of Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee until I realized Midge was Native American. My reaction proves what Geary Hobson says in his introduction, that white readers assume a writer is white until we learn otherwise, and that whites are largely ignorant of the rich culture of Native humor."

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