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Jesse's life story and his custom Native American Jewerly have inspired many publications, books and even film. Below are selected publications.


Books and Publications

   

Film Features

Arizona Highway

1979 & 1999

  Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona

Rock and Gem Magazine

1982 & 1987

  Salt River Project, Phoenix, Arizona

Phoenix Home and Garden

1985

  Heard Museum, Phoenix, Arizona

Trailside Gallery Magazine

1979-1980

  Backyard Safari, PBS, 1995

Southwestern Indian Jewelry

1992

  KAET Channel 8, Arizona Art Form

The Kiva Archeological Publication

1985-1986

  Jerry Jacka, Beyond Tradition Tape

Beyond Tradition, Jerry & Louis Jacka

1988

  Heard Museum, November 2010

Santa Fe Design

1990

Arizona Art Beat Horizon 8, February 2011

A Measure of Excellence

1991

   

Enduring Tradition, Jerry & Louis Jacka

1994

Navajo Jewelry, Jerry & Louis Jacka

1995

   

Lapidary Journal (8-page editorial)

1995

   

Treasures of the Navajo, Theda Bassman

1997

   

The Beauty of Navajo, Theda Bassman

1997

   

North American Indian Jewerly and Personal Adornment by Lois Sherr Dubin

1999

   

Sedona Magazine

2000

   

Native Peoples Magazine

2001

   

Southwest Art Magazine

2002

   

Living West Magazine

2002

   

Cowboys & Indians Magazine

2000-2003

   

Changing Hands: Art Without Reservation

2002

   

Ornament Magazine (Front Cover)

2002

   

Jesse Monongya - Opal Bears and Lapis Skies

2002

   

American Indian Jewelry - 1,200 Artist Biographies

2003

   

Santa Fean Magazine (Front Cover

2005

   

Cowboys & Indians Magazine

2005

   

Native Peoples Magazine

2006

   

Totems to Turquois, Kari Chalker, Lois S. Dubin and Peter Whiteley

2006

   

American Indian Art Magazine

2009

   

Ornament Magazine

2010

   

Santa Fe Design

1999