Oklahoma City University history professor Blue Clark's book Indian Tribes of Oklahoma: A Guide has recently been reprinted and is now available on Kindle.
Clark, a member of the Muscogee Nation, describes each of the nearly 40 Oklahoma tribes in their contemporary context. He includes statistical and narrative summaries that consist of everything from origin tales and archeological research to contemporary ceremonies and tribal businesses.
Visit http://www.oupress.com to purchase or to read more about the book. You can also get it at Amazon, either as a print edition or in the Kindle version!
Click the following link for a podcast interview with Dr. Clark.
OCU is happy to welcome Dr. Monica Gallamore to the History Department. Dr. Gallamore has taught for OCU for several years as an adjunct, and has accepted a one-year position as a Visiting Assistant Professor for the 2013-2014 academic year. She's already busy planning her classes and a Study Abroad trip to Rome for OCU students. Stop by her new office (WC230) and welcome her aboard!
Dr Clark will be awarded the Indian Elder of the Year at the National Indian Education Assn. at their conference in South Dakota, On Nov. 1 of this year. Next time you see him, congratulate him!