You are currently viewing Notable Native People

Notable Native People

Notable Native People, written by Dr. Adrienne Keene, is a beautifully illustrated book featuring profiles of 50 notable American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian people. Pwo Navigator Nainoa Thompson and Polynesian Voyaging Society crewmember Jamaica Osorio are included alongside other indigenous artists, practitioners, scientists, luminaries, and leaders who are being uplifted for their impact in the world. This book also provides primers on important contemporary issues affecting indigenous communities to educate readers of all ages and backgrounds. 

For more information, visit