Besides this, Luhrmann has been accused by Greer for using acclaimed Aboriginal actor David Gulpilil's character King George as "a cigar-store Indian
, standing on one leg, the other foot propped up against his knee, silhouetted against the skyline, spar and spear-thrower in hand".
Huff and John Fergurson, a professor of anthropology at the State University of New York at Cobleskill, selected a smorgasbord of objects and images for the show, including excerpts from history books, posters, magazine ads, cigar-store Indians
, team mascots, and movies, including Drums Along the Mohawk and Dances with Wolves.
It is a treasure box for adults, with giant folk-art creations such as fanciful weather vanes, cigar-store Indians
, quilts, lavishly decorated furniture and hooked rugs.