November BOTM Media Map
Take a break from reading Robin Wall Kimmerer's Braiding Sweetgrass and check out some of our favorite music, books, films or Instagram accounts with related themes or by Indigenous creators!
ID: A screen cap taken from the film I Dream in Another Language depicting two young men in swim trunks embracing one another, walking away from the ocean line toward two older men who are seated in one green and one blue lawn chair, facing away from the viewer. The older men are wearing sun hats.
Works with an Environmental Focus
Finding the Mother Tree: Discovering the Wisdom of the Forest by Suzanne Simard
The Philosophy of Social Ecology: Essays on Dialectical Naturalism by Murray Bookchin
Gathering Moss: A Natural and Cultural History of Mosses by Robin Wall Kimmerer
The Well-Gardened Mind: The Restorative Power of Nature by Sue Stuart Smith
Works by Indigenous Authors
A History of My Brief Body by Billy-Ray Belcourt
This Town Sleeps by Dennis E. Staples
There There by Tommy Orange
Heart Berries by Terese Marie Mailhot
Black Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse
White Magic by Elissa Washuta
Writing Home: Indigenous Narratives of Resistance by Michael D. Wilson
The Language Warrior’s Manifesto by Anton Treuer
Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story by Kevin Noble Maillard, Juana Martinez-Neal
Making Love With the Land: Essays by Joshua Whitehead
I am Woman: A Native Perspective on Sociology and Feminism by Lee Maracle
TV & Film
Reservation Dogs (2021-)
I Dream in Another Language (2017)
The Last Forest (2021)
Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016)
Whale Rider (2002)
The Golden Dream (2023)
All My Relations (@amrpodcast)
Artists on Writers Writers on Artists
Instagram Accounts to Follow
Food, Agriculture & Environmentalism
Did we miss anything?
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