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Ross, Gayle

Overview
Works: 23 works in 51 publications in 2 languages and 5,942 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  History  Legends  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Juvenile works  Educational films  Short films  Made-for-TV movies  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: E99.C5,
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Publications about Gayle Ross
Publications by Gayle Ross
Most widely held works by Gayle Ross
The story of the Milky Way : a Cherokee tale by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 1,139 libraries worldwide
When cornmeal is stolen from an elderly couple, the others in a Cherokee village find a way to drive off the thief, creating the Milky Way in the process
How Turtle's back was cracked : a traditional Cherokee tale by Gayle Ross( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 920 libraries worldwide
Turtle's shell is cracked when the wolves plot to stop his boastful ways
How Rabbit tricked Otter and other Cherokee trickster stories by Gayle Ross( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 873 libraries worldwide
Fifteen traditional tales follow the adventures of Rabbit, the Cherokee trickster
The girl who married the Moon : tales from Native North America by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 855 libraries worldwide
Sixteen compelling stories that celebrate the passage from childhood to womanhood among these Indian women of North America
Trail of tears : a Native American documentary collection ( visu )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 735 libraries worldwide
Trail of tears : Cherokee legacy: Documents the forced removal in 1838 of the Cherokee Nation from the southeastern United States to Oklahoma. Shows the suffering endured by the Cherokees as they lost their land and the difficult conditions they endured on the trail. Describes how thousands of Cherokees died during the Trail of Tears, nearly a quarter of the nation, including most of their children and elders
The legend of the Windigo : a tale from native North America by Gayle Ross( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
The villagers try to rid their woods of Windigo, a monster that eats the villagers and is made of stone, but Windigo leaves behind a lasting reminder of himself
Our spirits don't speak English Indian boarding school ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
"Imagine you are a child, taken from your home, your family, taken from everything you know. In 1869, the U.S. government enacted a policy of educating Native American children in the ways of western society. By the late 1960's, more than 100,000 had been forced to attend Indian Boarding School"--Container
How Rabbit tricked Otter and other Cherokee animal stories by Gayle Ross( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Presents traditional Cherokee tales that follow the adventures of Rabbit, the Cherokee trickster
American storytelling ( visu )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Presents 3 short stories Arachne told by Heather Forest; Baked potatoes told by Lynn Rubright; and The Woodcutter told by Laura Simms
Graveyard tales ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
A gathering of deliciously frightful tales of the supernatural
Dat-so-la-lee, artisan by Gayle Ross( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in Spanish and English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Native America tales of a proud people ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Trail of tears : Cherokee legacy: Documents the forced removal in 1838 of the Cherokee Nation from the southeastern United States to Oklahoma. Shows the suffering endured by the Cherokees as they lost their land and the difficult conditions they endured on the trail. Describes how thousands of Cherokees died during the Trail of Tears, nearly a quarter of the nation, including most of their children and elders. Black Indians: Explores issues of racial identity between the mixed-descent peoples of both Native American and African American heritage. James Earl Jones is himself a Black Indian. Native American healing in the 21st century: Learn from today's respected physicians the crossover of ancient native remedies to present-day medical practices. Explore for healing plants and herbs. Learn from tribal elders traditional healing practices and philosophies. Discover the contents of a recently found 350-year-old medicine bag. Compare the similarities of Native American and Chinese healing. Our spirits don't speak English: Imagine you are a child, taken from your home, your family, taken from everything you know. In 1869, the U.S. government enacted a policy of educating Native American children in the ways of western society. By the late 1960's, more than 100,000 had been forced to attend Indian Boarding School
To this day native American stories ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Native America voices from the land ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Explores the history and culture of Native Americans in North America through archive footage, interviews, art, and reenactments
The girl who married the Moon : stories from Native North America by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Multicultural Storytelling Festival 2000 by Multicultural Storytelling Festival( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Storytelling performances from Texas A & M University's first Multicultural Storytelling Festival. Includes Texas folk stories and tall tales by Doc Moore, Native American myths and legends by Tim Tingle and Gayle Ross, African-American folktales by Otis Roper Jr., Spanish and Latin American stories by Elida Guardia Bonet, children's stories by Waynetta Ausmus, and stories performed by Texas A & M University's College of Education students. Also contains lectures and workshops on the value of storytelling as a teaching method, and as an art form
Contemporary Native American authors ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Class course featuring contemporary Native American in discussion with N. Jacquelyn Kilpatrick and her students
Circle of traditions festival ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Traditional artisans and storytellers share their specialized talents. The festival is designed to stimulate awareness and strengthen knowledge by emphasizing artistic talent through visual demonstration
Milky Way : a Cherokee tale by Joseph Bruchac( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
When cornmeal is stolen from an elderly couple, the others in a Cherokee village find a way to drive off the thief, creating the Milky Way in the process
How Turtle's back was cracked a traditional Cherokee tale by Gayle Ross( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Turtle's shell is cracked when the wolves plot to stop his boastful ways
 
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English (48)
Spanish (1)
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