Tibetans and Native Americans: From the Roof of the World to the Land of Enchantment by Marcia Keegan

Item No: 2036

$ 49.95

  • Marcia Keegan's latest book is a chronicle of the similarities between two ancient cultures that have sustained the human legacy through epochs of change. While our current worldview has been shaped by the Renaissance in Europe and the Industrial Revolution, the Native American and Tibetan Cultures were thriving in a world of isolation from modernity, maintaining their own traditions handed down through their elders.

    • Author: Marcia Keegan
    • Hardcover: 212 pages
    • Publisher: Clear Light Pub; 1st edition (November 11, 2016)
    • ISBN-10:1574161091
    • Product Dimensions:10.9 x 0.7 x 10.8 inches
  • Marcia Keegan has been traveling, photographing, and chronicling the world’s indigenous cultures for the past 50 years. Among the best-known books of this nationally known photographer are Pueblo People: Ancient Traditions, Modern Lives; Mother Earth, Father Sky; Enduring Culture; Taos Pueblo and Its Sacred Blue Lake; Southwest Indian Cookbook; Pueblo Girls: Growing Up in Two Worlds; and New Mexico. Her photographs are part of the permanent collections of the Library of Congress, the White House, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art, the Kansas City Museum, the Philbrook Art Museum in Tulsa, the Albuquerque Museum, and the Museum of Fine Arts in Santa Fe.
  • An activist for the promotion of Native culture, Keegan was a longtime member on the board of the Southwestern Association for Indian Arts, and served as a member of the Popay Statuary Hall Commission. She has received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Eight Northern Indian Pueblos Council, and received the Governor’s Award for outstanding New Mexico women.
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