Tag: indigenous archaeology

Guest Post: NAGPRA is not a metaphor: Anthropologists’ indifference upholds structural racism

Footnotes Editor , August 3rd, 2020

[Footnotes is excited to present a guest post co-authored by Krystiana L. Krupa and Savannah Newell. Krystiana L. Krupa serves as the NAGPRA Program Officer for the University…


Decolonization is political action, not an act of historical circumstance.

Uzma Z. Rizvi , June 30th, 2017

As an archaeologist who is invested in the project of decolonization, I admit to being wary of its overuse within anthropological discourse to such a degree that it…

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Decolonizing archaeological practice in Northeast India: Towards a community-based archaeology at Chungliyimti, Nagaland

Decolonizing Anthropology , October 24th, 2016

This entry is part 17 of 17 in the Decolonizing Anthropology series. By Tiatoshi Jamir I was born on a land declared an ‘Excluded Area’: a previously colonized region….

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