History of Native Fashion at IAIA:
Dr. Jessica R. Metcalfe (Turtle Mountain Chippewa) earned her Ph.D. in American Indian Studies from the University of Arizona. She previously served as managing editor and contributor to Red Ink Magazine, and has taught courses in Native studies, studio art, art history, and literature at tribal colleges and state universities. Her current work focuses on Native fashion design. She has presented at numerous national conferences, lectured at museums, and co-curated exhibitions.