IOWAY

December 21st, 2019

An interview with Lance Foster, of the Iowa Tribe of Kansas and Nebraska, engaging with histories and communities of the vast but patchy region around the Mississippi River.

“This is the Mississippi. This is the Missouri. This is Indian Land”

Lance Foster belongs to the Iowa Tribe of Kansas and Nebraska and is author of The Indians of Iowa, as well as numerous articles, book chapters, and reports. This interview with Foster, conducted by Nicholas Brown and Rozalinda Borcilă, features excerpts from a series of conversations that unfolded over the course of six months during the Anthropocene Drift project, which engaged with the histories and communities of the vast but patchy region around the Mississippi River.