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Coast Salish Totem Poles: Media Companion to A Totem Pole History (Studies in the Anthropology of North American Indians)

Coast Salish Totem Poles: Media Companion to A Totem Pole History (Studies in the Anthropology of North American Indians)

By: Pauline R. Hillaire (author), Gregory P. Fields (editor), CHiXapkaid Michael Pavel (compiler)

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Coast Salish Totem Poles is the media companion to A Totem Pole History and includes: * Two CDs of Pauline Hillaire telling traditional stories associated with the totem poles and Joe Hillaire singing Lummi songs. * A DVD in which Pauline shows viewers how to interpret the stories and history expressed in Joe's totem poles.

About Author

Pauline Hillaire, Scalla-Of the Killer Whale, is a Lummi cultural historian, author, genealogist, artist, teacher, and conservator of Straits Salish knowledge and culture. Gregory P. Fields is a professor of philosophy at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. He is the author of Religious Therapeutics.


List of maps and imagesNomination of Pauline Hillaire for the National Heritage Fellowship, Vi Hilbert, Upper SkagitA Call to Carvers, Pauline HillaireIntroductionScalla, of the Orca Whale: A brief biography,Rebecca Chamberlain PART ONE: JOE HILLAIRE 1 Carving 2 Power of the Bear: Memories of my father, Joe Hillaire 3 Kwul-kwul'tw, Spirit of the War Club: Renaissance Man, Religious Man PART TWO: COAST SALISH ART AND CARVING 4 Straits Salish Carving Bill Holm5 Joseph Raymond Hillaire: Lummi Artist-DiplomatBarbara Brotherton6 Coast Salish Carving: Our Work is our Identity Felix Solomon, Lummi/Haida7 I Look to the Old People: Reflections on Carving and the Legacy of Joe HillaireScott Kadach' aak'u Jensen8 A Thin Red Line: Pigments and Paint Technology of the Northwest CoastMelonie Ancheta9 Maintaining Integrity: Totem Poles Conservation and Restoration of the Centennial History Pole Andrew Todd10 Archetypes from Cedar: Myth and Coast Salish Story Poles Gregory Fields11 Artists were the First Teachers: Spiritual Significance of Coast Salish Carving CHiXapkaid (Michael Pavel), Skokomish Part Three: Totem Poles of Joe Hillaire12 Bellingham Centennial History Pole13 Schelangen Story Pole (Mobil/Ferndale Pole)14 Sister Cities Seattle and Kobe, Japan Pole15 Land in the Sky Story Pole, Seattle World's Fair16 Man in Transition Story Pole, Northwest Indian College17 T'Kope Kwiskwis Lodge Entrance Pole18 Bronson Story Pole19 Halibut Fisherman Story Pole 120 Halibut Fisherman Story Pole 221 Double-headed Wolf Totem Pole PART FOUR: LUMMI ORAL HISTORY AND TRADIITION22 Some place-names from Lummi History23 Canoes24 Longhouses of Long Ago25 A Wedding in Lummi History, plans for a play26 How the Lummis came to their Present Abode27 Lummi at the Treaty-making Time, a play28 Tsats-mun-ton, a legend29 Four Generations of Medicine Men, a legend30 The Mink Family and the Raccoon Family, a folktale 31 Stommish: Revival of the Water Festival32 Signs of the SeasonsAppendixBibliographyIndex

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780803271869
  • ID: 9780803271869
  • ISBN10: 0803271867

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