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Tousey, Sheila

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Most widely held works by Sheila Tousey
Skinwalkers( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Navajo Tribal Police investigate the murder of a medicine man. At the crime scene is a partially completed pictograph. One clue sends a chill through a young officer: the arrow used in the killing has a tip of human bone, a sign that a Navajo spirit - a "skinwalker"--Is at work
Dreamkeeper by Guthrie CSD( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Lakota storyteller and his grandson, a troubled 17-year-old boy, embark on a cross-country journey toward self-discovery. The grandson agrees to take his grandfather from Pine Ridge Reservation in S.D. to a powwow in Santa Fe in order to escape from some trouble with the local gang. Interwoven with the journey of the grandfather and grandson are retellings of Native American legends
Coyote waits( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this adaptation of Tony Hillerman's novel, Navajo police detective Joe Leaphorn and officer Jim Chee solve a modern murder tied to a bank robbery supposedly committed by Butch Cassidy
Christmas in the clouds( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray has just returned from college to run a Native American ski lodge. The lodge is a laid back place where the employees' children play in the lobby and the handyman has a habit of hitting on the guests. The lodge is not exactly four-star travel guide material. But when Ray learns that a travel guide representative is coming to make an inspection, he decides to make the lodge a professional place of business. Ray has to contend with his somewhat eccentric staff, which includes an emotional vegetarian chef who takes a certain pleasure in informing his diners of the names he has given the animals they are about to eat. Despite Ray's exhaustive preparations, something goes wrong. A case of mistaken identity has the real travel guide representative must deal with a hefty dose of hotel mismanagement
This so-called disaster : Sam Shepard directs "The late Henry Moss"( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's three weeks until Sam Shepard's "The late Henry Moss" opens at the Magic theatre in San Francisco ... and tensions are rising between the shows stars Sean Penn, Nick Nolte and Woody Harrelson. As sparks begin to fly between their characters, they set off a powderkeg of emotions so explosive that the actors themselves are drawn into the fray
Thunderheart by John Fusco( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young, part-Sioux FBI agent is sent to solve a murder on an Indian reservation. There he meets the irreverent local sheriff and the tribe's religious leader, who helps the agent begin to understand his lost heritage. Gradually, he comes to believe that the U.S. government has framed an innocent man, but finds that he and those around him are thrown into danger because of his suspicions
The song of Hiawatha( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Hiawatha rises from his nation's youngest war chief to the People's mightiest leader, his reputation spreads across the wilderness, but the winds of change are stirring through the forest
Coming to light : Edward S. Curtis and the North American Indians( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic story of Edward S. Curtis' life, his work, including his monumental photographic output, and his changing views of the people he set out to document. This video includes Native Americans in the discussion of Curtis' images
Coming to light : Edward S. Curtis and the North American Indians( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward S. Curtis was a driven, pioneer photographer who set out in 1900 to document traditional Indian life. He became the most famous photographer of his time and created an enormous body of work. This film tells the dramatic story of Curtis' life, his work, and his changing views of the people he set out to document. Native Americans who are using his photographs for cultural preservation respond to the pictures, tell stories about the people in the photographs and discuss the meaning of the images
Medicine River by Stuart Margolin( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An international photo-journalist's life is turned upside down when he returns home after an absence of 20 years for his mother's funeral
Wildflowers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Seventeen-year-old Cally was born into the idyll of commune life. Since she was five, however, Cally has been living on a houseboat with her father, who is sweet but out of touch, barely able to get by, trying just to hold onto Cally. Then Cally meets the older and exotic Sabine, a runaway who has been running for far too long. Cally is intoxicated with her vivacity, her intensity, and in Sabine, Cally sees something of herself. Cally finds Sabine and pursues her. Eventually She's allowed into Sabine's life and becomes immersed in the drama she finds there. Clues to Sabine's mysterious past begin to surface. Cally eventually discovers that Sabine may possibly be her own long lost mother."--Container
The song of Hiawatha( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The song of Hiawatha: As Hiawatha rises from his nation's youngest war chief to the People's mightiest leader, his reputation spreads across the wilderness, but the winds of change are stirring through the forest
James Fenimore Cooper's The Pathfinder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Song of Hiawatha: As Hiawatha rises from his nation's youngest war chief to the People's mightiest leader, his reputation spreads across the wilderness, but the winds of change are stirring through the forest
Johnny Tootall( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Tootall, a young Native American man discharged from the Bosnian War, returns to his home on Vancouver Island to resolve his personal and spiritual crises
Into the West by Inc TNT Originals( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the intertwining story of the Wheeler family of Virginia and the Lakota people. When gold is discovered in the Black Hills, the Lakota's most sacred land is threatened. The U.S. government wants access for miners, but chief Sitting Bull refuses. The Lakota see a glimmer of hope when Gen. George Custer and his 7th Cavalry are outnumbered by Crazy Horse and his warriors at Little Big Horn. But the victory only serves as fuel for hatred of the Indians by those who seek to destroy them and their culture
PBS presents for your Emmy consideration( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Huellas criminales = Slaughter of the innocents( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Into the West( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the intertwining story of the Wheeler family of Virginia and the Lakota people. Beginning in 1848, gold fever spreads across the land bringing thousands of prospectors to California to seek their fortune, devastating sacred Lakota lands in their wake. Greed overtakes Jethro Wheeler and he nearly risks his life to strike it rich. Meanwhile, Loved by the Buffalo, now in exile, continues to seek the prophet who will save the Lakota people and their land. The election of Abraham Lincoln in 1860 divides the Union, and the Civil War begins in 1861
Thunderheart : a novelization by Lowell Charters( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Press kit includes a listing of cast and credits, a log of events and two copies of production information
Interview with Sheila Tousey( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sheila Tousey (Menominee and Stockbridge-Munsee) has acted in many productions in NYC and regional theaters across the U.S. Some of the directors she has worked with include Joann Akalaitis, Joe Chaiken, Linda Chapman, Kennetch Charlette, Liviu Ciulei, David Esbjornson, Hanay Geiogamah (American Indian Dance Theater), Muriel Miguel, Lisa Peterson, Elizabeth Theobald Richards, Sam Shepard, Tony Taccone, Paul Walker and Robert Woodruff. Sheila, along with Maria Vail and in collaboration with Sam Shepard, recently adapted 'Bottlehouse, ' a play based on the short stories and poetry of Sam Shepard. Training: MFA NYU Graduate Acting Program. Diane Glancy (Cherokee) is a professor at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota, where she has taught Native American Literature and Creative Writing. She received her M.F.A. from the University of Iowa. Glancy has published two books of plays, 'American Gypsy' (University of Oklahoma Press, 2002), and 'War Cries' (Holy Cow! 1998). A group of shorter plays, 'The Sum of Winter, ' and an introduction to factional theater appear online at www.alexanderstreet.com. Her plays also appear in various anthologies. Diane Glancy's last play, 'Stone Heart: Everybody Loves a Journey West, ' the story of Sacajawea accompanying the 1804-06 Lewis & Clark expedition, was produced in 2006 at the Autry National Center in Los Angeles and traveled to the Smithsonian Museum of the Native American in NYC and the National Museum of the American Indian on the Mall in Washington, D.C. Glancy has also published novels, short stories, essays, and poetry
 
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