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Author Risling Baldy, Cutcha, author

Title We are dancing for you : native feminisms and the revitalization of women's coming-of-age ceremonies / Cutcha Risling Baldy
Edition 1st edition
Published Seattle : University of Washington Press, [2018]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 193 pages)
Series Indigenous confluences
Indigenous confluences
Contents Introduction: 'A:diniw A'ydyaw 'A:dit'e:n = We do it, we did it, we are doing it -- Dining'xine:wh-mil-na:sa'a:n = Hupa people--with them--it stays, there is a Hupa tradition : oral narratives and native feminisms -- Ninis'a-na:ng'a' = The world--Came to be lying there again, the world assumed its present position : California Indian history, genocide, and native women -- Wung-xowidilik = Concerning it--what has been told : anthropology and salvage ethnography -- Tim-na'me = At the lucky spot she bathes : indiginous menstrual beliefs and the politics of taboo -- Xoq'it-ch'iswa:l = On her--they beat time, a Flower Dance is held for her : revitalization of the Hupa women's coming-of-age ceremony
Summary Cutcha Risling Baldy's deeply personal account of the revitalization of the women's coming-of-age ceremony for the Hoopa Valley Tribe--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Feminism
Hupa women -- Rites and ceremonies
Hupa women -- Social conditions
Hupa women -- Social life and customs
HISTORY / United States / State & Local / West (AK, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NV, UT, WY)
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
Hoopa Valley Tribe, California
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2018019830
ISBN 029574345X
9780295743455 (ebook)
(hardcover ; alk. paper)