What’s in a map? Jaune Quick-To-See Smith’s State Names


Dr. Anne Showalter and Dr. Beth Harris discuss Jaune Quick-To-See Smith’s State Names (2000) at the Smithsonian American Art Museum

What’s in a map? With State Names, the Native American artist Jaune Quick-To-See Smith suggests that thinking about our history in a different way, helps us rethink our present.


Additional resources

State Names at the Smithsonian American Art Museum 

Jaune Quick-To-See Smith’s artist website

 

Cite this page as: Dr. Anne Showalter and Dr. Beth Harris, "What’s in a map? Jaune Quick-To-See Smith’s State Names," in Smarthistory, September 27, 2019, accessed December 11, 2019, https://smarthistory.org/smith-state-names/.