Respectfully, this a very small sample of Indigenous authors. NASTaP encourages education and broadening of ones’ perspectives through exploration of Indigenous worldview.

  1. Indigenous-Authored Books

Comanche Marker Trees of Texas – Co-author Jimmy W Arterberry (Comanche)

Land of the Spotted Eagle – by Luther Standing Bear/Óta Kté /Matȟó Nážiŋ (Sicangu & Oglala Lakota)

Faces in the Forest: First Nations Art Created on Living Trees – by Michael Blackstock (Gitxsan)

Indigenous Community: Rekindling the Teachings of the Seventh Fire Native Science Natural Law of Interdependence – by Gregory A. Cajete (Tewa-Santa Clara Pueblo)

Custer Died for Your Sins: An Indian Manifesto by Vine Deloria Jr (Hunkpapa Lakota)

Red Earth, White Lies – by Vine Deloria Jr (Hunkpapa Lakota)


The Soul of the Indian Living in Two Worlds The American Indian Experience – by Charles Alexander Eastman, Ohiyesa (Dakota)

Indigenous Ways of Knowing in Psychological Counseling – by Lisa Grayshield (Washoe)

Why Indigenous Literatures Matter – by Daniel Heath Justice (Cherokee)

If You’ve Forgotten the Name of the Clouds, You’ve Lost Your Way: An Introduction to American Indian Thought and Philosophy – by Russell Means (Oglala Lakota)

Where White Men Fear to Tread: The Autobiography of Russell Means – by Russell Means (Oglala Lakota) and Marvin Wolf

House Made of Dawn [50th Anniversary Ed]: A Novel (P.S.) – by N. Scott Momaday (Kiowa)

Bad Indians: A Tribal Memoirby Deborah A. Miranda (Ohlone-Costanoan Esselen)

We Had a Little Real Estate Problem The Unheralded Story of Native Americans & Comedy – by Kliph Nesteroff

There There by Tommy Orange (Cheyenne and Arapaho)

Original Politics Making America Sacred Again – by Glenn Aparicio Parry (Basque & Aragon)

The White Possessive: Property, Power, and Indigenous Sovereignty – by Aileen Moreton-Robinson (Goenpul)

As We Have Always Done Noopiming: The Cure for White Ladies – by Leanne Betasamosake Simpson (Michi Saagiig Nishnaabeg)

Warrior Nation – A History of the Red Lake Ojibwe – by Anton Treuer (Ojibwe)

Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask – by Anton Treuer (Ojibwe)

The Language Warrior’s Manifesto How to Keep Our Languages Alive No Matter the Odds – by Anton Treuer (Ojibwe)

Lines From a Mined Mind – by John Trudell (Santee Dakota)

Indigenous-Authored Articles

Currie, N. E. (1990). Jeanette Armstrong and the Colonial Legacy. Native Writers and Canadian Writing, 138-152.

Means, R. (1983). “For the World to Live, ‘Europe’ Must Die.” In 1007843487 776301331 W. Churchill (Author), Marxism and native Americans (pp. 19-33). Boston, MA: South End Press.

Nicholas, A. B. (1994). Colonialism and the struggle for liberation: The experience of Maliseet women. UNBLJ, 43, 223.

Watts, V. (2013). Decolonization: Indigeneity, Education & Society. Decolonization: Indigeneity, Education & Society,2(1), 20-34. doi: