I Was a Culturally Deprived Kid: My Teachers Never Told Me About the Ojibwe Poet Jane Johnston Schoolcraft

Jane Johnston Schoolcraft -- An Native American Poet, Lost and Found I loved the Michigan woods as a girl growing up in the 1940s and '50s. And so did the … [Read more...]

The Lost Poems of Jane Johnston Schoolcraft — A Native Michigan Voice Rediscovered

By Barbara Falconer Newhall A decade or so ago, the librarians at the Illinois State Historical Library were getting ready to move their collection into … [Read more...]

A Case of the Human Condition: Jane Johnston Schoolcraft and the Indian I Wanted to Be

Jane Johnston Schoolcraft -- an Ojibwe poet who would have been dear to my girlish Michigan heart. Why didn't my Detroit schoolteachers ever mention … [Read more...]