Book lets Great Lakes American Indians tell their
Before Europeans invaded, North American's native peoples used stories, poetry, and songs to orally pass down their history to future generations.
stories were told in their own languages and established a sense of belonging to
Mother Earth. The prophecies in these stories
alsoguided their futures.
Brehem spent 12
researching, verifying and editing Star Songs. Her
efforts show: "Star Songs and Water Spirits: A Great
Lakes Native Reader" is over 500 pages long.
up becoming Dennis Banks’ chauffeur. Banks
co-founded the American Indian Movement in 1968.
Backgrounds: Robert Kaufman Fabrics: http://www.robertkaufman.com/
NATIVE VILLAGE website was created for youth,
educators, families, and friends who wish to celebrate the rich,
diverse cultures of The Americas' First Peoples. We offer
readers two monthly publications: NATIVE VILLAGE Youth and
Education News and NATIVE VILLAGE Opportunities and Websites.
Each issue shares today's happenings in Indian country.