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Raven Travelling: Two Centuries Of Haida Art

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The core of this powerful assemblage is an exploration of the extraordinary achievement of Haida art, as art. Interwoven throughout the text and the finely reproduced images is a skillful intermingling of key themes: the defining myths of origins; the structures of ownership and privilege; the relationship of the people to the land; the influence of the early master-carver ...more
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Published June 6th 2006 by University of Washington Press (first published January 1st 2006)
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Kasi
Jul 02, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Haida art is very similar to other Alaskan tribes, but the Raven can be found in origin stories across the continent and is a very important figure to northwest native peoples. This book gives great examples of the raven as both the creator and the trickster.
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Really interesting collection of Haida art, histories and information.
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Daina Augaitis is Chief Curator/Associate Director at the Vancouver Art Gallery. She has edited anthologies and written numerous catalogue essays and articles. She lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.