Unceded Airwaves Episode January 25, 2016

Indians and Leo: An Analysis of Indigeneity in Popular Film

11:00am - 11:59am

In this episode, Caolan, Samantha and Salia discuss common tropes and representation of Indigenous people in popular film. They discuss what roles commonly come up, their functions and how they effect Indigenous people's lives. They then analyze how these tropes are manifested in mainstream cinema and the revenant in particular.

Track Listing:

The Code
Robbie Robertson · Contact from the Underworld of Red Boy
Wolves Dont Live by the Rules
Willie Thrasher · Spirit Child
I Pity the Country
Willie Dunn · Native North America