Below is the reading list for FNIS 401F a special topics course I teach in the First Nations and Indigenous Studies Program at the University of British Columbia.
Dowell, Kristen. “Vancouver’s Aboriginal Media World.” Sovereign Screens: Aboriginal Media on the Canadian West Coast. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2013. 1-20.
Fish, Adam. “Indigenous Digital Media and the History of the Internet on the Columbia Plateau.” Journal of Northwest Anthropology 45.1 (2011): 91-114.
Gaertner, David. “Indigenous in Cyberspace: CyberPowWow, God’s Lake Narrows, and the Contours of Online Indigenous Territory.” American Indian Culture and Research Journal. 39.4 (2015): 55-78.
Guglietti, Maria Victoria. “Aboriginal Internet Art and the Imagination of Community.” Understanding Community Media. Sage Publications, 2009. 134-142.
Haas, Angela M. “Wampum as Hypertext: An American Indian Intellectual Tradition of Multimedia Theory and Practice.” Studies in American Indian Literature 19.4 (2007): 77-100.
Hopkins, Candice. “Making things Our Own: The Indigenous Aesthetic in Digital Storytelling.” Leonardo 39.4 (2006): 341-44.
Lewis, Jason and Skawennati Tricia Fragnito. “Aboriginal Territories in Cyberspace.” Cultural Survival 29.2 Indigenous Peoples Bridging the Digital Divide (Summer 2005)
Loft, Stephen. “Media Cosmology.” Coded Territories: Tracing Indigenous Pathways in New Media Art. Eds. Stephen Loft and Kerry Swanson. Calgary: University of Calgary Press. 170-186.
McPherson, Tara. “Why are the Digital Humanities so White: Thinking the Histories of Race and Computation.” Debates in the Digital Humanities. Ed. Matthew K. Gold. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2012.
Nakamura, Lisa. “Indigenous Circuits: Navajo Women and the Racialization of Early Electronic Manufacture.” American Quarterly 66.4 (2014): 919-941.
Patterson, Mike. “Wearing the White Man’s Shoes: Two Worlds in Cyberspace.” Indigenous Screen Cultures in Canada. Sigurjon Baldur Hafsteinsson and Marian Bredin, Eds. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2010. 143-62.
Pechawis, Archer. “Not So Much a Land Claim.” Cyberpowwow.net. Accessed April 22, 2014.
Rickard, Jolene. “First Nation Territory in Cyber Space Declared: No Treaties Needed.” CyberPowWow.net. Accessed April 22, 2014.
Sandvig, Christian. “Connection at Ewiiaapaayp Mountain: Indigenous Internet Infrastructure.” Race After the Internet. Eds. Lisa Nakamura and Peter Chow-White. New York: Routledge, 2011. 168-200.
Todd, Loretta. “Aboriginal Narratives in Cyberspace.” Immersed in Technology: Art and Virtual Environments. Eds. Mary Anne Moser and Douglas MacLeod. Cambridge: MIT Press, 1996. 179-194.