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Press Release | God is Red 50th Anniversary Edition


50th Anniversary Edition now available: God Is Red: A Native View of Religion – A Classic and Thought-Provoking Exploration of Indigenous Spirituality

Wheat Ridge, CO – June 20, 2023 – Fulcrum Publishing is excited to announce the 50th anniversary edition release of God Is Red: A Native View of Religion, a contemporary classic that offers a profound and enlightening perspective on the intersection of Indigenous spirituality and traditional Western religious concepts. Vine Deloria, Jr., one of the world’s most important thinkers of the last half century, delves deep into the rich tapestry of Native American beliefs. This new edition now offers readers a fresh and insightful understanding of spirituality with four additional essays from prominent thinkers Philip Deloria, David Wilkins, Suzan Shown Harjo, and Daniel Wildcat.

God Is Red presents an engaging and comprehensive exploration of Native American religious practices, drawing from diverse Native cultures and traditions. The book challenges readers to reconsider their perceptions of religion, spirituality, and the natural world by highlighting the holistic and interconnected nature of Indigenous belief systems.

Through exceptional storytelling, Deloria, Jr. expertly weaves together historical context, cultural insights, and spiritual wisdom to shed light on the profound relevance of Indigenous spirituality in today’s world. This book acts as a bridge between ancient wisdom and contemporary society, inviting readers to reflect on their own spiritual journeys and engage in meaningful dialogue.

Foreword Reviews calls the newest edition of God Is Red “Brilliant and discerning . . . as thought-provoking and pertinent today as it was when it was first released fifty years ago.”

God Is Red: A Native View of Religion is an essential resource for anyone interested in spirituality, cultural diversity, the interconnectedness of humanity, and the preservation of our earth. The book has stood the test of time, and this new edition will introduce Deloria’s work to new generations. It is available in both print and digital formats anywhere books are sold, allowing readers worldwide to embark on an enlightening journey.

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