Peepeekisis Atayohkewina: Sacred Stories of Peepeekisis Cree Nation

byEleanor BrassIllustratorAleigha Agecoutay

April 1, 2021|
Peepeekisis Atayohkewina: Sacred Stories of Peepeekisis Cree Nation by Eleanor Brass
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These stories from the Peepeekisis Cree Nation tell of the Little People, Wesuketchuk, and the Sky People, and share the Plains Cree worldview, values, and spiritual beliefs.

"nipakoseyimon eka ta-wanihtahk kinehiyawatisinaw, tapitaw awiyak ta-masinahahk ekwan ta-pikiskwatahk." --Eleanor Brass, 1987

"I am hoping that our Indian culture will not be lost, that there will always be someone to write and speak about it. As the treaty reads, ''As long as the grass grows and the water flows.''"-Eleanor Brass, 1987
Eleanor Brass (1905-1992, née Deiter) was born on the Peepeekisis Reserve on May 1, 1905, and her ancestors included two signers of Treaty 4: Chief Gabriel Cote and Chief Okanese. Eleanor worked her whole life to foster friendship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people, and helped establish Native Friendship Centres to assist you...
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Title:Peepeekisis Atayohkewina: Sacred Stories of Peepeekisis Cree Nation
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:96 pages, 8.5 X 11 X 0.33 in
Shipping dimensions:96 pages, 8.5 X 11 X 0.33 in
Published:April 1, 2021
Publisher:Your Nickel's Worth Publishing
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:3 - 12
ISBN - 13:9781988783635

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