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Dr. Anton Treuer (pronounced troy-er) is currently Professor of Ojibwe at Bemidji State University and author of 14 books. Education his equity, and work has put him throughout the United States and several foreign nations on a course of service. He's Got a B.A. in Princeton University and also a M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota. He is Editor of the Oshkaabewis (pronounced o-shkaah-bay-wis) Native Journal, the only academic journal of the Ojibwe language. Dr. Treuer has stumbled on many organizational boards and has obtained more than 40 prestigious awards and fellowships, including ones by the American Philosophical Society, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the National Science Foundation, the MacArthur Foundation, the Bush Foundation, and the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation. His published works include Warrior Nation: A History of the Red Lake Ojibwe, Everything You Needed to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask, Ojibwe in Minnesota ("Minnesota's Best Watch for 2010" from the Middle for the Book in the Library of Congress) The Assassination of Hole in the Day (Award of Merit Winner from the American Association for State and Local History), Atlas of Indian Nations, Mino-doodaading: Dibaajimowinan Ji-mino-ayaang, Naadamaading: Dibaajimowinan Ji-nisidotaading, Wiijikiiwending, Ezhichigeyang: Ojibwe Word List, Awesiinyensag: Dibaajimowinan Ji-gikinoo'amaageng ("Minnesota's Best Read for 2011" by the Middle for the Book in the Library of Congress), Living Our Language: Ojibwe Tales & Oral Histories, Aaniin Ekidong: Ojibwe Vocabulary Project, Indian Nations of North America, along with Omaa Akiing. See all Anton Treuer products
Dorris Alexander “Dee” Brown (1908–2002) was a celebrated author of both fiction and nonfiction, whose classic research Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee is credited with exposing the systematic destruction of American Indian tribes into a world audience. Brown was born in Louisiana and grew up in Arkansas. He was employed before registering at Arkansas State Teachers College, in which he met his wife. When starting his career he later earned two degrees in library science, and worked as a librarian. He missed minutes of the Civil War based on frontier history or went on to write and research more than thirty books. Brown continued writing until his death in 2002. See all Dee Brown products