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Pamela J. Peters
Pamela J. Peters is an Indigenous multimedia documentarian born and raised on the Navajo Reservation in Arizona. Peters works as a culture consultant and native talent referral for many networks, including FX, Comedy Central, HBO and MTV. She has also professionally produced five award-winning films for the Southern California Indian Center’s InterTribal Entertainment multimedia program, co-created film workshops for Native youth, produced PSA’s for Fox Studio’s American Indian Summer Institute program, and co-hosted “Bringing the Circle Together,” a monthly showcase of Indigenous documentaries at the Japanese American National Museum's National Center for Preservation of Democracy Tateuchi Forum in Los Angeles. Peters’s work pushes viewers to critically analyze the psychological and historical structures of Native Americans in mass media.
Post date: 2016-04-01T06:36:29-07:00
Multimedia documentarian Pamela J. Peters attempts to deconstruct stereotypical depictions of Native Americans in popular culture.