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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 595–619.
Published: 01 October 2016
... and historicity that cannot be easily integrated into the standard frameworks of Atlantic history. Instead of an ocean that united four continents into a single “Atlantic world,” the Shawnee storytellers imagined a kčikami , a dangerous borderland separating radically different cultural, spiritual, and racial...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (2): 327–328.
Published: 01 April 2020
...María Nieves Zedeño Invisible Reality: Storytellers, Storytakers, and the Supernatural World of the Blackfeet . By Rosalyn R. LaPier . ( Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2017 . xliii +195 pp., acknowledgments, photographs, maps, notes, bibliography, index. $50.00 hardcover...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 71–94.
Published: 01 January 2019
..., it is important to acknowledge him as a diligent researcher who was also an exceptional writer and storyteller. Copyright 2019 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2019 Codex Xolotl Fernando de Alva Ixtlilxochitl Historia de la nación chichimeca transcoding In the first half of the seventeenth...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (2): 223–256.
Published: 01 April 2004
... Storyteller. Ph.D. diss. ,University of Wisconsin-Madison. Mirzeler, Mustafa, and Crawford Young 2000 Pastoral Politics in the Northeast Periphery in Uganda: AK-47 as a Change Agent. Journal of Modern African Studies 38 : 407 -29. Nagashima, Nobuhiro 1969 Historical Relations among the Central...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (3): 407–427.
Published: 01 July 2021
... number focusing on traditional foods. The stories that emphasized corn revealed a divide between the past and present, with significant changes happening within the lifetimes of the storytellers. Agriculture and traditional cookery were rapidly declining at a noticeable pace, and many expressed deep...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 791–796.
Published: 01 October 2000
... Robin Ridington, University of British Columbia The Inupiaq Eskimo Nations of Northwest Alaska. By Ernest S. Burch Jr. (Fairbanks: University of Alaska Press, xviii + pp., preface, introduction, figures, illustrations, appendixes, bibliography, index. cloth, paper.) The Eskimo Storyteller...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (2): 407–408.
Published: 01 April 2019
... of and apprenticeship with Ana Victoria Sarango. After these ethnographies, Syring switches to storytelling with two tales that blend animals and people, one from Saraguro and the other from the Great Lakes, the author’s home region. The book concludes with a discussion about the creation of an anthropological...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (3): 605–606.
Published: 01 July 2019
..., with Chehalis storytellers of the past and present. Her hope is to make these stories, which had been lost, lingering in archives, available again to the Chehalis people. Pages 33 through 194 are filled primarily with long stories of transformation told by Jonas Secena, which detail Moon’s exploits: “I am...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 692–693.
Published: 01 October 2018
... in historical context to highlight the mechanisms employed by Nahuas to preserve their history and identity under colonialism. Townsend’s effort highlights the appeal and persuasiveness of good storytelling and narrative, but as is characteristic of her other work, undergirding the highly accessible volume...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (2): 331–354.
Published: 01 April 2006
..., present, and future, humans reckon their existence through storytelling. To hear stories, and to interpret them in the context of one’s lived experiences, is a universal human praxis. We are all historians with the power to adapt stories about the past to new and contradictory circumstances...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (3): 469–483.
Published: 01 July 2013
..., an Athapaskan people of the northern Yukon—many of whom recall the chase from their youth or inherited stories about the events of January-­February 1932 from relatives. Gwitchin storytellers distinguish their versions of the Johnson manhunt from journalists’ and other published accounts, emphasizing...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (1): 143–148.
Published: 01 January 2011
... that deals with themes of historical trauma, individual and collective cultural rediscovery, the deep imbrication of individuals in com- munities, and the importance of language and storytelling in the healing process. In her contribution to this volume, Schwartz brings Navajo per- spectives...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (3): 607–608.
Published: 01 July 2019
... a spiritual energy” that storytellers can bring forth and use to bond together groups inside the lodge (7). The stories remembered and told throughout the text are powerful and their presentation provides us with an opportunity to learn, if we are willing. This is the strength of the text, its ability...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (1): 133–169.
Published: 01 January 2000
... that nonetheless it is so important. 5996 Ethnohistory / 47:1 / sheet 151 of 281 One of the problems with millennial stories has to do with indigenous notions of truth, evidence, and authority in storytelling. In the cultures of this area, the stories...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 163–185.
Published: 01 January 2009
... of other storytellings. First, however, some background is required. Arukwa is the Palikur name for the landscape considered home to most Pali- kur speakers, who reside along the Arukwa River in the Área Indígena do Uaçá in northern Brazil and in semiurban settlements in adjoining French Guiana...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (2): 323–324.
Published: 01 April 2020
... in Native American history, history of the American West, and religious theory will appreciate this book. Indeed, The Gods of Indian Country is a paradigmatic example of effective storytelling and scholarly expertise. In response to these and other outside pressures, Kiowas continued interacting...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (4): 535–536.
Published: 01 October 2017
... the significance of this era but limits his discussion to a few pages in the conclusion. A fuller consideration of these years would provide a more satisfying close to a book that exemplifies attention to detail, rich analysis, and gripping storytelling. However, Masters of Empire establishes European...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 752–753.
Published: 01 October 2016
... and brings unprecedented immediacy and authenticity to her storytelling. Copyright 2016 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2016 The Grenada Revolution in the Caribbean Present: Operation Urgent Memory . By Puri Shalini . ( New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2014 . xiv+341 pp., preface...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 49–70.
Published: 01 January 2019
... of its origins. Having relocated with Mandans and Hidatsas in the Fort Berthold area in the 1870s, the Arikara maintained their relationship with the stone through storytelling. Their legends were replete with petrification stories (Beckwith 1937 : 307n144; Bowers 1963: 396n24). Although...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (3): 616–617.
Published: 01 July 2019
... Slavery in Colonial Mexico leaves readers with a complex and powerful vision of over a century of Afro-Mexican history in an important city. With his remarkable archival mining; on-point analysis; and readable, compassionate and storytelling prose, Sierra Silva has set a new standard for scholarship...