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Our tellings : Interior Salish stories of the Nlhaʼkapmx people

Author: Darwin Hanna; Mamie Henry
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Passed down through the generations for centuries, the traditional oral narratives of the Nlha7kapmx people of British Columbia elders reveals how they perceive their own history.

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Genre/Form: Folklore
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Darwin Hanna; Mamie Henry
ISBN: 0774805234 9780774805230
OCLC Number: 36197064
Description: xix, 217 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: ForewordIntroductionSPTAKWELH (CREATION STORIES)Ntl'ik'semtm (Coyote's Son)Coyote and His SonThe Trip to the MoonCoyote and the Three SistersCoyote and WolfCoyote and BuffaloCoyote and Wood TickCoyote Visits His Daughter in the NorthCoyote and the Two SistersWhy Newborn Animals Can WalkGrizzly and the Bear CubsGrizzly and the Black Bear CubsThe Four Bear BrothersTransformersTransformersTransformerFootprintsHow Chipmunk Got His StripesScreech OwlRavenThe Boy Who Was AbandonedSore ManMan and OwlDog Travels to the SunThe Country DividedGrandfather and Grandson Work for Gold and SilverSPILAXEM (NON-CREATION STORIES)The Lost HunterSmuymn (Person with a Cane)Why There Are Nlha7kapmx in SpokaneSexpinlhemx's Wife Foretells the Coming of the White MenSimon FraserFirst Encounter with MissionariesThe Coming of the White ManSun DanceNkw'i7tsutn (A Place to Dance)Archdeacon SmallXitl'ix (Nlha7kapmx Court)Old WaysPowers of the Sexwna7m (Healer/Doctor)On the Boston Bar TrailListening to StoriesOn the TraplineOur TellingsMaking BasketsNative FoodsTrips to PetaniThe Road to Petani ValleyWays of the Old PeopleMemories of LyttonPassing on the KnowledgeTellers and TranslatorsAfterwordAppendices1. Orthographic Key for the Nlha7kapmx Alphabet, Lytton Dialect2. Key to Tapings, Translations, and TranscriptionsGlossary of Nlha7kapmx WordsBibliography
Responsibility: compiled and edited by Darwin Hanna and Mamie Henry.

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This is a beautiful book combining elegant understated design with eloquently direct voices. The delightful quality of the stories rests in the sharpness of tone and informality of presentation. -- Read more...

 
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