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Loukinen, Michael

Overview
Works: 36 works in 49 publications in 1 language and 274 library holdings
Genres: Music  History  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Personal narratives‡vAmerican 
Roles: Director, Producer
Classifications: F572.N8, 977.404
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Loukinen
Medicine fiddle a film ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows the fiddling and dancing representative of the mixed Indian/European culture which spread westward with the French fur traders. Fiddlers and dancers share their recollections and discuss their art. Various fiddlers play numerous traditional tunes
Good man in the woods by Michael Loukinen ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays the life of the residents of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan who live in the forest or by Lake Superior. Describes their daily struggles against the harsh environment of this wilderness setting
Tradition bearers by Michael Loukinen ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides an intimate view of Finnish American folk art and cultural history by examining the lives and repertoires of four traditional artists. The film blends the oral accounts of these bearers of ethnic tradition with historical photos to establish the mainstream pattern of Finnish American social history in the northern parts of Minnesota and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan
Finnish American lives ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1982 and 1997 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A multigenerational portrait of a Finnish-American family living in rural Michigan. Focuses on the stories of the ninety-two-year-old grandfather and his daughter-in-law. Observes them as they go about their daily routines, showing how their heritage is being preserved by the children. Archival photos depict their early years in the United States as well as images of Finland in the past
Alcohol and men's violence against women by Grant Guston ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This new 30 minute documentary is based on research which explores and shatters the myth that violence against women is due to men's alcohol abuse. It conveys the strong message that alcohol is not the reason men become violent toward women. Told through the eyes of four women who have survived severely abusive relationships the program also provides additional insights by professionals in the areas of domestic violence, alcohol and policing. Also included is a 30 minute content-rich special features section. The program was produced at Northern Michigan University and funded by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation, with sociologist, Dr. Ira Hutchison, and nursing department's Dr. Kerri Schuiling as Principal Investigators
Living my own life : adults with disabilities ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This video highlights the lives of Don, Robert, Becky, Rayford, Debbie and Gail, six persons with disabilities who each have succeeded in their own way in living fullfilling lives through advocacy, supports and --most of all --careful planning. This video can be viewed in a person's home, or in groups of over 100
Medicine fiddle : a humanities discussion guide, a film by Michael Loukinen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows the fiddling and dancing representative of the mixed Indian/European culture which spread westward with the French fur traders. Fiddlers and dancers share their recollections and discuss their art
Manoomin (wild rice) Ojibwe spirit food ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Reveals the traditional practices of planting rice boat building, harvesting, parching, dancing, winnowing, cooking and eating wild rice at a feast. We show the wild ricing traditions and the teaching of these traditions to Ojibwe children."--from container
Ojibwe birch bark wigwam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nick Hockings, an Ojibwe cultural educator, leads a group of volunteers in the construction of a birch bark wigwam at the Timid Mink Archeological Site in the Western Upper Peninsula of Michigan
Lempi Johnson interview by Lempi E Johnson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Topics include the Lutheran Church in Kyro Parish, Mich. Clergy represented include Edward Groop, Aarne Juntunen, John Junttila, Arvo Korhonen, Lauri Pikkusaari, David Samenen, and Emil Tervo
Tapiola Senior Citizens Club group interview by Mich.) Tapiola Senior Citizens Club (Tapiola ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Topics include farm life; food; harvesting berries; clearing of land; community life; fishing; picnicking; recreation and social life; and schools
Leonard Lahti interview by Leonard S Lahti ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Topics include trapping; the fur trade; and the Upper Peninsula Trapper's Association
Martin Loukinen interview by Martin E Loukinen ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Topics include his parents' emigration from Finland; industrial relations; life at Princess Point, Mich.; logging; ethnic conflicts; medical care and the influenza epidemic of 1918-1919; home remedies; midwives; farm life; and school
Anishinaabe Gikinoo'amaadiwin (Ojibwe teachings) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Part 1: Childhood years were spent in distant Catholic boarding schools where expressions of tribal culture were punished. Part 2: Documents of the Lac Vieux Desert tribes efforts to teach their expressive traditions of beadwork, drum singing, the Ojibwe language and other life lessons. Part 3: Explores the identity one can derive by learning spiritual beliefs
Jim Nash interview by Jim Nash ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Topics include deer and bear hunting; fishing; small town life; and his service in the Russo-Finnish War
Alfred Pelto interview by Alfred Pelto ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Topics include his father coming to Ishpeming; railroads; cabbage farming and marketing; potato marketing; the Cohodas family; logging; saunas; horses; dairy farming; cheese factory collapse; ethnic relations; and ice harvesting
Arthur B. Erickson interview by Arthur B Erickson ( )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Topics include logging; Worchester Lumber Company; Nestor Lumber Company; Baraga; Pelkie; saloons; a cheese factory and creamery; Urho Erikainen; deer hunting; and weekend entertainment
Medecine fiddle ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Ida Fitzpatrick interview by Ida Fitzpatrick ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Topics include her family; living and attending school in Ripley, Mich.; attending the teachers' college in Marquette; teaching at schools in Askel, Pelkie, and Baraga, Mich.; and the Suomi-Seura
Eino Usitalo, Emil Erickson, John Takalo, and Alice Hiltunen interview ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Topics include various aspects of life in Pelkie and Baraga County, Mich. Include references to reasons for leaving Finland; clearing land; farming; ethnic relations; home cures; Dr. Buckland; lumber camps and logging; a saloon; deer hunting; and moonshine
 
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Languages
English (33)