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Ojibway tales

by Basil Johnston

  • 48 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Ojibwa Indians -- Fiction,
    • Indians of North America -- Canada -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBasil Johnston.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.J597 M6 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination188 p. ;
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1395081M
      ISBN 100803275781
      LC Control Number93002380

        The Paperback of the Living Our Language: Ojibwe Tales and Oral Histories by Anton Treuer, A. Treuer | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on Brand: Minnesota Historical Society Press.   Ojibway Tales Basil Johnston. out of 5 stars 7. Paperback. CDN$ The Manitous: The Spiritual World of the Ojibway Basil Johnston. out of 5 stars Paperback. CDN$ Moose Meat & Wild Rice Basil Johnston. out of 5 stars 8. Paperback. CDN$Reviews: 5.

      The Ojibwe (also Ojibwa or Ojibway), Anishinaabe (also Anishinabe) or Chippewa (also Chippeway) are the largest groups of Native Americans–First Nations north of are divided between Canada and the United Canada, they are the second-largest population among First Nations, surpassed only by the United States, they had the fourth-largest population among Native. Below are websites that have several different Ojibwe folktales. Wenabozho Stories and Other Chippewa Stories Ojibwe Oral Traditions. Ojibwe Traditional Stories. How dogs Came to the Ojibwe People. Please feel free to look through books on our book shelves and in the library. Step #3.

      Living Our Language: Ojibwe Tales & Oral Histories; Ojibwe in Minnesota; Indian Nations of North America; Portage Lake: Memories of An Ojibwe Childhood; Daga Anishinaabemodaa; The Mishomis Book; Sela G. Wright Ojibwe Papers Red Lake Ojibwe material housed at Oberlin College; Film, Television and Audio. Waasa Inaabidaa: We Look in All Directions. A language carries a people's memories, whether they are recounted as individual reminiscences, as communal history, or as humorous tales. This collection of stories from Anishinaabe elders offers a history of a people at the same time that it seeks to preserve the language of that people.


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Ojibway tales by Basil Johnston Download PDF EPUB FB2

It is a collection of humorous tales that give the reader a far deeper understanding of First Peoples' societies than the typical anthropological tome.

The book humanizes the Ojibway by realistically showing their interaction with each other, white people and nature. Sometimes clever, sometimes self-deprecating, but always interesting.5/5(7). The Ojibway Ojibway tales book sense of humor sparkles through these stories set on the fictional Moose Meat Point Indian Reserve, connected by a dirt road to the town of Blunder Bay.

If some of them seem "farfetched and even implausible," Basil L. Johnston writes, "it is simply because human beings very often act and conduct their affairs and those of others in an absurd manner."/5(21). About the Book The Ojibway Indians' sense of humor sparkles through these stories set on the fictional Moose Meat Point Indian Reserve, connected by a dirt road to the town of Blunder Bay.

If some of them seem "farfetched and even implausible," Basil L. Johnston writes, "it is simply because human beings very often act and conduct their affairs and those of others in an absurd manner.". Contains twenty-two humorous stories about a community of Ojibway Indians living on a fictional Indian reservation in Canada.

The Ojibway Indians' sense of humor sparkles through these stories set on the fictional Moose Meat Point Indian Reserve, connected by a dirt road to the town of Blunder Bay. Ojibwa Tales is an article from The Journal of American Folklore, Volume View more articles from The Journal of American this article on.

Tales the Elders Told: Ojibway Legends - Basil Johnston - Google Books. Basil Johnston's first book of native myths, illustrated by Cree artist Shirley Cheechoo, has become a Canadian s: 1. Books shelved as ojibwe: The Round House by Louise Erdrich, The Porcupine Year by Louise Erdrich, Bowwow Powwow: Bagosenjige-niimi'idim by Brenda J.

Chi. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of results for "Ojibwa Indians" Skip to main search results Ojibwa Warrior: Dennis Banks and the Rise of the American Indian Movement Clothed-in-Fur and Other Tales.

by Thomas W. Overholt and Baird J. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. Tales the elders told: Ojibway legends by Johnston, Basil, Publication date Topics Indians of North America -- Legends, Ojibwa Indians.

Stories - Stories in speech, in action and on the page hold the history, visions, laughter and tears of the people. They contain science, psychology all the equations and networks of life that connect the Anishinaabeg. Stories on this site are arranged by season to reflect what is important to know in the dark winter time of rest, in the spring as waters awaken, in the celebrations.

Ojibway Tales by Basil H. Johnston The Ojibway Indians' sense of humor sparkles through these stories set on the fictional Moose Meat Point Indian Reserve, connected by.

Basil Johnston (–), an Ojibway who was born on the Parry Island Indian Reserve, is a linguist and lecturer in the department of ethnology at the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto. His other works include Ojibway Ceremonies () Author: Basil Johnston.

Ojibway Tales - Basil Johnston - Google Books. The Ojibway Indians' sense of humor sparkles through these stories set on the fictional Moose Meat Point Indian Reserve, connected by a dirt road.

In his book, Living with Animals: Ojibwe Spirit Powers, author Michael Pomedli writes the game of lacrosse was a “mimic war game believed to have been given to the men by the thunderbirds manidog [spirit], whose property it was considered to be.” Michael noted that the person who called the game had the thunderbird as his guardian spirit.

Basil Johnston is an Ojibway scholar who lives in Ontario, Canada, on the Cape Croker Indian Reserve. A recipient of the Order of Ontario and an honorary doctorate from the University of Toronto, he speaks and writes in both Ojibway and English, and he is the author of numerous books, including Indian School Days, Ojibway Ceremonies, Ojibway Heritage, Ojibway Tales, The Bear.

In his History of the Ojibway People (), William W. Warren recorded 10 major divisions of the Ojibwe in the United States.

He mistakenly omitted the Ojibwe located in Michigan, western Minnesota and westward, and all of Canada. About the Book The Ojibway Indians were first encountered by the French early in the seventeenth century along the northern shores of Lakes Huron and Superior.

By the time Henry Wadsworth Longfellow immortalized them in The Song of Hiawatha, they had dispersed over large areas of Canada and the United States, becoming known as the Chippewas in. Ojibway tales by Basil Johnston, unknown edition, Sponsor. We don't have this book yet.

You can add it to our Lending Library with a $ tax deductible :   Life in an Ashinabe Camp is a great little non fiction picture book which introduces the Ojibwe nation and how the people used to live and live now.

We have used this book almost every week, particularly at the start of our studies. The children read Paddle. The Ojibway Indians' sense of humor sparkles through these stories set on the fictional Moose Meat Point Indian Reserve, connected by a dirt road to the town of Blunder Bay.5/5(7).

Buy the Paperback Book Ojibway Tales by Basil Johnston atCanada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. The Ojibway Indians'' sense of humor sparkles through these stories set on the fictional Moose Meat Point Indian Reserve, connected by a dirt road to the town of Blunder Bay.Ojibway Tales: A good collection of traditional folktales told by an Ojibway author.

The Mishomis Book: Voice of the Ojibway: Excellent book by a Native author exploring Ojibway legends and traditions. Algonquian Spirit: Excellent anthology of stories, songs, and oral history from the Ojibwe and other Algonquian tribes.Fifty-seven Ojibwe Indian tales collected from Anishinaabe elders, reproduced in Ojibwe and in English translation.

A language carries a people's memories, whether they are recounted as individual reminiscences, as communal history, or as humorous tales.