The Trickster Shift: Humour and Irony in Contemporary Native Art

Ryan, Allan J.

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Synopsis: The influence of the "trickster" in contemporary Canadian native art is entwined with cultural sensibilities and expressed through ironic humour. Exploring the trickster's presence, this text allows the artists to offer their own ideas on the creative process and the nature of native humour.

About the Author: Allan J. Ryan lectures frequently on anthropology, art history, and Native Studies. He has been variously employed as a graphic designer, singer-songwriter, and television satirist. Currently, he is New Sun Chair in Aboriginal Art and Culture at Carleton University.

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Publisher: University of British Columbia Press
Publication Date: 1999
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