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)Mixed Media

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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 images Nomination of Pauline Hillaire for the National Heritage Fellowship, Vi Hilbert, Upper Skagit A Call to Carvers, Pauline Hillaire Introduction Scalla, 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 Holm 5 Joseph Raymond Hillaire: Lummi Artist-Diplomat Barbara Brotherton 6 Coast Salish Carving: Our Work is our Identity Felix Solomon, Lummi/Haida 7 I Look to the Old People: Reflections on Carving and the Legacy of Joe Hillaire Scott Kadach' aak'u Jensen 8 A Thin Red Line: Pigments and Paint Technology of the Northwest Coast Melonie Ancheta 9 Maintaining Integrity: Totem Poles Conservation and Restoration of the Centennial History Pole Andrew Todd 10 Archetypes from Cedar: Myth and Coast Salish Story Poles Gregory Fields 11 Artists were the First Teachers: Spiritual Significance of Coast Salish Carving CHiXapkaid (Michael Pavel), Skokomish Part Three: Totem Poles of Joe Hillaire 12 Bellingham Centennial History Pole 13 Schelangen Story Pole (Mobil/Ferndale Pole) 14 Sister Cities Seattle and Kobe, Japan Pole 15 Land in the Sky Story Pole, Seattle World's Fair 16 Man in Transition Story Pole, Northwest Indian College 17 T'Kope Kwiskwis Lodge Entrance Pole 18 Bronson Story Pole 19 Halibut Fisherman Story Pole 1 20 Halibut Fisherman Story Pole 2 21 Double-headed Wolf Totem Pole PART FOUR: LUMMI ORAL HISTORY AND TRADIITION 22 Some place-names from Lummi History 23 Canoes 24 Longhouses of Long Ago 25 A Wedding in Lummi History, plans for a play 26 How the Lummis came to their Present Abode 27 Lummi at the Treaty-making Time, a play 28 Tsats-mun-ton, a legend 29 Four Generations of Medicine Men, a legend 30 The Mink Family and the Raccoon Family, a folktale 31 Stommish: Revival of the Water Festival 32 Signs of the Seasons Appendix Bibliography Index

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  • ISBN13: 9780803271869
  • Format: Mixed Media
  • ID: 9780803271869
  • ISBN10: 0803271867

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