Pauline Strong, PhD

Professor of Anthropology; Director, Humanities Institute, University of Texas at Austin

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Professor of Anthropology and Gender Studies; Director of the Humanities Institute at the University of Texas at Austin (current theme: Health, Wellbeing & Healing.) Her current research concerns the role that 20th-century American youth organizations played in shaping notions of gender, race, citizenship, and health. She serves on the External Advisory Board of Migrant Clinicians Network.

Politics of representation, politics of culture, identity & alterity, museums and education, indigenous studies, feminist theory, youth organizations, cultural citizenship, autoethnography, public humanities


Being and Becoming Indian: Biographical Studies of North American Frontiers.JAMES A. CLIFTON, ed, 1991-11; American Ethnologist DOI: 10.1525/ae.1991.18.4.02a00350

American Puritanism and the Defense of Mourning: Religion, Grief, and Ethnology in Mary White Rowlandson's Captivity Narrative, 1992; Ethnohistory DOI: 10.2307/482303

The Huron, 1993; American Indian Quarterly DOI: 10.2307/1185541

Cushing at Zuni: The Correspondence and Journals of Frank Hamilton Cushing, 1879-1884. JESSE GREEN, 1993-08; American Ethnologist DOI: 10.1525/ae.1993.20.3.02a00440

The Mashpee Indians: Tribe on Trial. JACK CAMPISI, 1994-11; American Ethnologist DOI: 10.1525/ae.1994.21.4.02a01650

The Invented Indian: Cultural Fictions and Government Policies. JAMES A. CLIFTON, 1994-11; American Ethnologist DOI: 10.1525/ae.1994.21.4.02a01660

Reading beyond Words: Contexts for Native History, 1998; Ethnohistory DOI: 10.2307/483307

Deborah A. Kapchan, Pauline Turner Strong. Theorizing the Hybrid, 1999; The Journal of American Folklore DOI: 10.2307/541360

Available Light: Anthropological Reflections on Philosophical Topics:Available Light: Anthropological Reflections on Philosophical Topics., 2001-09; American Anthropologist DOI: 10.1525/aa.2001.103.3.864

To Forget Their Tongue, Their Name, and Their Whole Relation, 2002-02-01; Relative Values DOI: 10.1215/9780822383222-018

Playing Indian in the nineties: Pocahontas and the Indian in the cupboard, 2003; Hollywood's Indian: The Portrayal of the Native American in Film: Expanded Edition