Indian Princess and Cowgirls: Stereotypes from the Frontier

Essays by Gail Guthrie VALASKAKIS and Marilyn BURGESS, and one
artist's project by Rebecca BELMORE
1995, 83 p., 46 ill. (23 colour), bilingual publication, $20

Valaskakis’s essay proposes an analysis of historical and contemporary images of Indian princesses while Burgess examines the myths of the cowgirl in North American culture. Belmore’s bookwork was created especially for the publication.