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Tlingit Kinship

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Mabon / The Autumnal Equinox
Mabon is a Sabbat of celebration for the abundance of the harvest; a time meant for us to give thanks through song, dance and feasts. This is a time of balance, when day and night are equal once again; a time of meditation and introspection; a time to slow...
Holidays >> Mabon
Serious Cleansing Ritual
This cleansing ritual has been modified from one that I performed for a dear friend who was having trouble dispelling negativity possibly sent from a former romantic acquaintance. This is not a ritual to perform for just anybody - the performer actually...
Paganism & Wicca >> Spells
Our rune for this month is known in reconstructed Common Germanic as *Wunjo, and is used for the sound represented by the English letter W. After the Anglo-Saxons began to write with a modified form of Roman Script (the letters being used to write this...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Story of the Soul Tarot Layout
"I looked on my right hand, and beheld, but there was no man that would know me: refuge failed me; no man cared for my soul." Psalm 142, Verse 4 KJV "Three things distinguish living from the soul versus living from the ego only. They are: the...
Divination >> Tarot Cards

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Rank and Gender in Tlingit Society - Scientific Soul Sessions
treated according to their social rank and kinship standing. Thus these .... 1980), traditional Tlingit society focused on kinship and wealth as criteria for individual ...
anthropological records - University of California, Berkeley
1880's and 1890's before the Tlingit way of life had been overwhelmed by the ... ( since the Tlingit kinship designations are the frame- work on which so many ...
Teach simple kinship names and terms of endearment. ... The contents of this curriculum were developed under the Tlingit Language Immersion Program ( 2004) ...
A Study of Matrilineal Descent from the Perspective of the Tlingit
The Sanyaqoan NexA'di Eagle clan was singular among the Tlingit in the early 20th century .... certain kinship usages (Olson, 1967:24; de Laguna, 1972:225).
Shtax'héenKwáan Shagóon: NamesandplacesoftheStikineTlingit
Apr 7, 2007 names and to fix them in the wider Tlingit sociopolitical environment. .... modern Tlingits to reconstruct kinship knowledge previously lost in the ...

Suggested News Resources

The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country, March 6, 2016
Hunting in Wartime, a documentary about Tlingit veterans from Hoonah, Alaska who saw combat during the Vietnam War, won the Big Sky Award at the Big Sky Film Festival in Missoula, Montana.
Man dies after jumping off balcony at AFN, police say
Later Saturday night, Keating said police had identified the man but would not release his name until next of kin could be notified. No one at the .... When she was done, she decided to head to the third floor to watch the Tlingit dancers.
Death jolts final hour of AFN convention
The man who jumped to his death from the third floor of the Dena'ina Center on Saturday was 49-year-old Anthony Choquette, the Alaska Dispatch News reports. An Anchorage Police Department spokeswoman wrote in an email to the ADN that Choquette ...
Tulalip School Shooter Father Gets Two Years in Prison
In view of the kinship ties of the families involved, and their pain and loss, Tulalip officials are hesitant to speak about Fryberg's sentence. “I don't think I have anything meaningful to add,” one official wrote.
Where Pop Meets Classical — Gabriel Kahane And A Far Cry Find Schubert
Both straddle the line between classical and popular music, but from different directions: Kahane shares a kinship with chamber-pop contemporaries Bon Iver and Sufjan Stevens, while A Far Cry can be placed within a burgeoning trend of forward-thinking, ...

Suggested Web Resources

Culture of the Tlingit - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Tlingit kinship system, like most Northwest Coast societies, is based on a matrilineal structure, and describes a family roughly ...
Kinship - Tlingit - Countries and Their Cultures
Kinship - Tlingit North America. ... Tlingit society is divided into two large exogamous moieties—Raven-Crow and Eagle-Wolf (Crow for Inland Tlingit and Wolf for ...
Tlingit - New World Encyclopedia
The traditional history of the Tlingit involves the creation stories, the Raven .... The Tlingit kinship system, like most Northwest Coast societies, is based on a ...
Tlingit Facts, information, pictures | articles about
Tlingit , group of related Native North American tribes, speaking a language that ... Crow-type kinship terminology, once a characteristic of Tlingit society, is little ...
Living in a Fish Camp - Grades K-5
Aug 18, 2006 We construct a Tlingit Winter House in the classroom as a center for learning .... Formal Tlingit kinship structure was very complex, and it would ...

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