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Sympathetic Westerns and the “Vanishing Indian” pt. 1

From an interview with Joanna Hearne, Assistant Professor, English Department

Native-sensitive film didn’t begin with Dances With Wolves, as Dr. Hearne explains. There is a long history of films that were sympathetic to the Native cause but still presented their own set of negative stereotypes about Native life.