Mayday, 2018
Roll, Gif, 2018
Roll, Gif, 2018
Splash, Gif, 2018
Splash, Gif, 2018
Snake Jacket, Gif, 2018
Snake Jacket, Gif, 2018
Tug of War, Gif, 2018.
Tug of War, Gif, 2018.
Burning Bush, gif, 2018
Burning Bush, gif, 2018
A (Beautiful) Morning, Gif, 2018
A (Beautiful) Morning, Gif, 2018

Here I have appropriated a still from the acclaimed film Oklahoma!and systematically embedded legislative text from the Dawes Allotment Act of 1887(a bill that split up Oklahoma indigenous land for individual members of the tribes) into the code of the image.  Before the passing of this bill, many tribes perceived their land as being held in common ownership.  This legislation led to mass non-native settlement and exploitation of indigenous peoples.  Without the Dawes Act (and the multitude of broken promises by the US federal government that led up to it) this musical love story (which does not include any indigenous roles) would not have been possible.

Mayday, 2018
Roll, Gif, 2018
Splash, Gif, 2018
Snake Jacket, Gif, 2018
Tug of War, Gif, 2018.
Burning Bush, gif, 2018
A (Beautiful) Morning, Gif, 2018
Mayday, 2018
Roll, Gif, 2018
Splash, Gif, 2018
Snake Jacket, Gif, 2018
Tug of War, Gif, 2018.
Burning Bush, gif, 2018
A (Beautiful) Morning, Gif, 2018

Here I have appropriated a still from the acclaimed film Oklahoma!and systematically embedded legislative text from the Dawes Allotment Act of 1887(a bill that split up Oklahoma indigenous land for individual members of the tribes) into the code of the image.  Before the passing of this bill, many tribes perceived their land as being held in common ownership.  This legislation led to mass non-native settlement and exploitation of indigenous peoples.  Without the Dawes Act (and the multitude of broken promises by the US federal government that led up to it) this musical love story (which does not include any indigenous roles) would not have been possible.

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