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IPI: Indigenous Peeps in the Industry – 05

IPI #5 - Jon Proudstar In this portion of IPI, we are fortunate to hear from Jon Proudstar, creator of Tribal Force, a comic book featuring Native American superheroes and a historic first for a Native-created comic books, as he shoots the bull with Michael Sheyahshe (me!). In addition to his comic book milestone, Jon … Continue reading IPI: Indigenous Peeps in the Industry – 05

Elizabeth LaPensee

IPI: Indigenous Peeps in the Industry – 04

IPI #4 - Elizabeth LaPensee In this deployment of IPI, we spotlight Elizabeth LaPensee, a Ph.D., Student at Simon Fraser University in the School of Interactive Arts and Technology and Research Assistant for the Aboriginal Territories in Cyberspace ("AbTeC"), "a series of projects investigating innovative methods for First Nations to participate in networked culture to … Continue reading IPI: Indigenous Peeps in the Industry – 04

Andrea Grant

IPI: Indigenous Peeps in the Industry – 03

IPI #3 - Andrea Grant In this installment of IPI, we get up close and personal with the "Pin-up Poet," herself, Andrea Grant. Andrea is the creator of MINX comic book series, "which merges Native American mythology" with fantasy, dreams, and reality. Andrea is a Coast Salish Canadian with a long list of creative talents, … Continue reading IPI: Indigenous Peeps in the Industry – 03

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Radio Interview with Local NPR Station: KGOU

Recently, I was fortunate enough to be asked to do an interview with Susan Shannon, Office Manager and Producer of "Indian Times" on KGOU 106.3 FM and KROU 105.7 FM, the local (Norman/OKC Metro area) National Public Radio affiliate about my book, Native Americans in Comics: A Critical Study from McFarland. The Indian Times show … Continue reading Radio Interview with Local NPR Station: KGOU