PhD Pijoan Teresa's American Indian Creation Myths PDF

By PhD Pijoan Teresa

ISBN-10: 086534471X

ISBN-13: 9780865344716

Myths let us know a lot a couple of humans. And all cultures have production myths. The myths accrued through the writer during this booklet let us know in regards to the wealthy and sundry lives and mind's eye of the 1st americans. they range from basic to advanced and all try and solution the query of human foundation. local american citizens are of profound beginnings. every one Tribe, staff or Pueblo carry their starting to be truths, special from each other. The ideals during this ebook are just a sampling of the various that also exist at the present time. “In amassing those tales,” the writer says, “no tape recorder was once used and no notes have been taken in the course of the telling. instantly after the consultation copious notes have been taken and later increased right into a activity of the parable. matters have been situated via observe of mouth and after a short while humans began coming ahead and volunteering their tales. the folks carry the tales. might they proceed to inform and percentage with their households, groups, and the outsiders. we have now a lot to profit from construction, from one another, and from the holders of the stories.” TERESA PIJOAN was once raised at the San Juan Pueblo Indian Reservation in New Mexico and later her kinfolk moved to the Nambe Indian Reservation. She is a countrywide lecturer, storyteller, study author, collage professor, and instructor. She has lectured all through vital Europe, Mexico, and the U.S.. Her different books from Sunstone Press are “Healers at the Mountain,” “Pueblo Indian Wisdom,” “Ways of Indian Magic,” and “Dead Kachina Man.”

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