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Kiowa tales

Parsons, Elsie Worthington Clews

Kiowa tales

by Parsons, Elsie Worthington Clews

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Published by Kraus in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Folklore,
  • Kiowa Indians -- Legends

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Elsie Clews Parsons.
    SeriesMemoirs of the American folk-lore society -- vol. XXII, Memoirs of the American Folk-lore Society -- v.22.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 151, [1] p.
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13528051M
    OCLC/WorldCa21932769

    Comanche & Kiowa captives in Oklahoma & Texas. (Guthrie, Okla., Printed by Cooperative Pub. Co., []), by Hugh D. Corwin (page images at HathiTrust) Kiowa tales, (New York, The American Folk-lore Society, G.E. Stechert and Co., Agents, ), by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons (page images at HathiTrust; US access only). N. Scott Momaday, Native American author of many works centered on his Kiowa heritage. His best-known book is his debut novel, House Made of Dawn (), which won a Pulitzer Prize. Learn more about Momaday’s life and work, including his other notable works.

    While the Kiowa and their allies, the Comanche, were the only two Plains tribes not removed to reservations, the Kiowa culture was quashed. The buffalo were slaughtered, the Sun Dance rituals banned. The only thing left was the story. “When I was very little, my father told me stories,” says Momaday. “He knew a good many Kiowa : Carmella Padilla. In the final section of the book Kiowa singer Ralph Kotay tells of the personal meaning and value of the hymns and of the Christian faith in general. This remarkable, sensitive book makes an important contribution to our understanding of the complexity of Native lives today and offers a subtle yet penetrating look at the legacy of Christianity.

    Kiowa Tales by Matthew "Sitting Bear" Jones. Attired in native dress, Sitting Bear brings to the audience through his storytelling the thinking and customs of his Kiowa people, legends such as why the Crow is black and how the Coyote got his Date:   NEWS OF THE WORLD By Paulette Jiles pp. William Morrow/HarperCollins Publishers. $ As Paulette Jiles’s new novel opens, it’s the winter of in Wichita Falls, Tex., and raining Author: Suzanne Berne.


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In Bad Medicine and Good, Wilbur Sturtevant Nye collects forty-four stories covering Kiowa history from the s through the s, all gleaned from interviews with Kiowas (who actually took part in the events or recalled them from the accounts of their elders), and from the notes of Captain Hugh L Scott at Fort by: Family stories combine with Kiowa tales and pronunciation guides to create a book that is informative without the scholarly diction.

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Genre/Form: Folklore Legends: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Parsons, Elsie Worthington Clews, Kiowa tales. New York: Kraus, Genre/Form: Folklore: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Parsons, Elsie Worthington Clews, Kiowa tales.

New York, American Folk-lore Society, G.E. Get Textbooks on Google Play. Rent and save from the world's largest eBookstore. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. One of the great tribes of the Southwest Plains, the Kiowas were militantly defiant toward white intruders in their territory and killed more during seventy-five years of raiding than any other tribe.

Now settled in southwestern Oklahoma, they are today one of the most progressive Indian groups in the area. In Bad Medicine and Good, Wilbur Sturtevant Nye collects forty-four stories.

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The bi-lingual book of Kiowa trickster stories she created was finally published and in the hands of Kiowa and other Native children. Water’s full-color illustrated book, Saynday Kiowa Indian Children’s Stories, is based on the tales she grew up with – the stories her late mother, Lucille Ataddlety Toppah, told her of the trickster Author: Native Times.

Winter-Telling Stories is a collection of Kiowa tales written by Alice Marriott and illustrated by Roland Whitehorse. Marriott relates a number of stories told her by George Hunt. The stories all relate to Saynday, the main character in the book, and his involvement with natural events on the southern plains.

The Age of Myths & Legends Book One: Monsters Beautifully illustrated throughout, this book holds an amazing collection of tales concerning the many evil creatures that once haunted the dreams and nightmares of the Indigenous tribes of North in an enchanting yet unencumbered style, this collection seeks to shed light upon the power, wisdom, and grace of.

The Kiowa revered the Sun, constellations such as the Pleiades, and natural forces such as the Cyclone, and gave special respect to the bison, bear, and eagle. Sendeh (or Sainday) is the main protagonist in Kiowa tales, as both culture hero and trickster; he has human rather than animal attributes.

Kiowa tales / by Elsie Clews Parsons. E 99 K5 P3 Standing up with _Gaʼa_xstaʼlas: Jane Constance Cook and the politics of memory, church, and custom / Leslie A. Robertson and the Kwaguʼł Gi_xs_am Clan.

Buy Bad Medicine and Good: Tales of the Kiowas by Wilbur Sturtevant Nye, Nick Eggenhofer online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions. Hugh Corwin, The Kiowa Indians: Their History and Life Stories (Lawton?, Oklahoma, ). Mildred P. Mayhall, The Kiowas (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, ; 2d ed.

Wilbur Sturtevant Nye, Bad Medicine and Good: Tales of the Kiowas (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, ). Kiowa Tales by Elsie Clews Parsons,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Kiowa Tales: Elsie Clews Parsons: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience.

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Perspectives on the Hugh Scott Ledger Book by Silver Horn explores the relationship between the Kiowa storytelling tradition and narrative form. Captain Hugh Scott commissioned Silver Horn to produce a series of drawings that illustrated Kiowa stories for his intended volume on Kiowa tales.

In Bad Medicine and Good, Wilbur Sturtevant Nye collects forty-four stories covering Kiowa history from the s through the s, all gleaned from interviews with Kiowas (who actually took part in the events or recalled them from the accounts of their elders), and from the notes of Captain Hugh L Scott at Fort : Wilbur Sturtevant Nye; Nick Eggenhofer.

About the Book Near the close of the nineteenth century, Isabel Crawford went to the Kiowa-Comanche Reservation in Oklahoma and founded the Saddle Mountain Baptist Mission. This book, written in journal form, begins with her arrival at the reservation in and describes her decade-long crusade to convert the Indians to Christianity.The Age of Myths and Legends.

3K likes. A forthcoming series on Native American myths and legendsFollowers: 3K.The Kiowas and the Legend of Kicking Bird, with Three Kiowa Tales by Col. W. S. NyeAuthor: Clyde Ellis.