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Potlatch at Gitsegukla

William Beynon"s 1945 Field Notebooks
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Indigenous peoples, Social & cultural anthropology, Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000, Native American Anthropology, Social Science, Sociology, Canada, Anthropology - General, Ethnic Studies - Native American St
ContributionsMargaret Anderson (Editor), Marjorie Halpin (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
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Open LibraryOL9624642M
ISBN 100774807431
ISBN 139780774807432

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See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 5/5(1). Potlatch at Gitsegukla book Beynon's notebooks are among the most significant written records of Northwest coast potlatching and are an unsurpassed resource documenting these activities among the Gitskan.

This rare, first-hand, ethnographic account of a potlatch reveals the wonderful complexities of the events that took place in Gitsegukla in Potlatch at Gitsegukla: William Beynon’s Field Notebooks Margaret Anderson, Marjorie Halpin William Beynon had a long career documenting the history and customs of the Tsmimshian, Nisga'a and Gitksan indigenous Canadian tribes.

Get this from a library. Potlatch at Gitsegukla: William Beynon's notebooks. [William Beynon; Marjorie M Halpin; Margaret Anderson] -- "William Beynon's notebooks are among the most significant written records of Northwest coast potlatching and are an unsurpassed resource documenting these activities among the Gitksan.

This rare. In he attended and actively participated in five days of potlatches and totem pole raisings at Gitksan village of Gitsegukla. There he compiled four notebooks containing detailed and often verbatim information about the events he witnessed.

Buy the Paperback Book Potlatch at Gitsegukla: William Beynon's Field Notebooks by Marjorie M. Halpin atCanada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. William Beynon was born in in Victoria to a Welsh father and a Tsimshian mother.

He was an accomplished ethnographer and had a long career. Get this from a library. Potlatch at Gitsegukla: William Beynon's field notebooks. [William Beynon; Marjorie M Halpin; Margaret Anderson] -- "William Beynon's notebooks are among the most significant written records of Northwest coast potlatching and are an unsurpassed resource documenting these activities among the Gitksan.

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(Vancouver: ubc Press, xii + pp., preface, introduction, map, glossaries, bibliography,index. $ cloth Author: Christopher Fritz Roth. His tour de force was a page description of a four-day potlatch and totem-pole-raising feast in in the Gitksan village of Gitsegukla.

This has recently been issued in book form. This has recently been issued in book form. The main body of the book directly transcribes four field notebooks Beynon filled while attending and participating in a five-day potlatch at Gitsegukla, a Gitksan village in northern British.

William Beynon is the author of Potlatch at Gitsegukla ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Tsimshyan Myths Illustrated ( avg rat /5. Steltzer, Ulli () A Haida Potlatch. Seattle: University of Washington Press. Tsimshianic-speakers. Adams, John W. () The Gitksan Potlatch: Population Flux, Resource Ownership and Reciprocity.

Toronto: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston of Canada. Beynon, William () Potlatch at Gitsegukla: William Beynon’s Field Notebooks. The notebooks of William Beynon are among the most significant written records of Northwest coast potlatching, and they were published for the first time in Potlatch at Gitsegukla: William Beynon's Field Notebooks(UBC $) edited by Margaret Anderson and Marjorie Halpin.

In Potlatch at Gitsegukla the almost pages of the notebooks are published for the first time. Sketches and a selection of photographs taken by Beynon are also included (augmented by photographs taken by Wilson Duff in ).

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Born in in Victoria to a Welsh father and Tsimshian mother, William Beynon had an extensive career as an ethnographer of Tsimshian, Nisga'a and Gitksan communities. Renewal of the Potlatch at Cape Mudge, pages Beynon, William. Potlatch at Gitsegukla: William Beynon’s Field Notebooks.

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Margaret Anderson, and Marjorie Halpin (eds). UBC Press, Ts’msyen ethnographer William Beynon recorded all the proceedings at a five-day potlatch at the Gitxssan community of Gitsegukla in In this File Size: KB.

In Potlatch at Gitsegukla the almost pages of the notebooks are published for the first time. Sketches and a selection of photographs taken by Beynon are also included (augmented by photographs taken by Wilson Duff in )/5(3).

Marjorie Anderson has a Ph.D. in literature and taught in the English Department and Faculty of Management at the University of Manitoba for twenty years. During that time she was awarded the University's Award for Excellence in Teaching and was chosen to teach in a number of international programs, including an MBA program in the Czech Republic.

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I am working remotely from home, but when papers needed to be emailed. I need to set a day and date when I can go into our office to use the fax. Edited by Marjorie M. Halpin and Margaret Seguin Anderson UBC Press This rare, first-hand, ethnographic account of a potlatch from Tsimshian scholar William Benyon reveals the wonderful complexities of the events that took place in Gitsegukla in from two weeks of potlatch and totem pole raising at the Gitksan village of Gitsegukla inreflect5 s over two decades of collaboration between the editors and Tsimshian, Nisga'a, and Gitksan peoples.

Their commentary book is aimed, will be able to critically assess its lack of scholarship. This can only lead to entrenching preconceptions. Margaret Anderson has 55 books on Goodreads with ratings. Margaret Anderson’s most popular book is Animal Physiology.

New Website. Visit the new American Anthropologist website for supplementary material, multimodal productions, teaching resources, a podcast, and more. Cambridge Core - Prehistory - The Power of Feasts - by Brian HaydenCited by: Tsimshian Collection Container List TSAH Title: Potlatch at Gitsegukla: William Beynon's Field Notebooks editor: Anderson, Margaret editor: Halpin, Marjorie TSC Title: [Cloak Bay wordlist] author: Chanal, Prosper TSA Title: [English-Tsimshian vocabulary.] author: Anonymous TSG Title: Report of an Exploring Tour on the North West coast.

- Gitsegukla is a Gitxsan speaking village located in the Skeena River Valley, an area that is surrounded by mountains. The name Gitsegukla means 'People of Segukla'. Segukla or 'sharp-pointed' being the name of a nearby mountain. 40 pins. Margaret Anderson and Marjorie Halpin, eds., Potlatch at Gitsegukla: William Beynon's Field Notebooks, by Cary C.

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