Download e-book for iPad: Agayuliyararput/Our Way of Making Prayer: Kegginaqut, by Ann Fienup-Riordan,Marie Meade

By Ann Fienup-Riordan,Marie Meade

ISBN-10: 0295975091

ISBN-13: 9780295975092

ISBN-10: 0295998652

ISBN-13: 9780295998657

Drawing at the remembrances of elders who have been born within the early 1900s and observed the final masked Yup�ik dances ahead of missionary efforts pressured their decline, Agayuliyararput is a set of first-person debts of the wealthy tradition surrounding Yup�ik mask. tales via thirty-three elders from all over the place southwestern Alaska, awarded in parallel Yup�ik and English texts, contain a wealth of data concerning the construction and serve as of mask and the surroundings during which they flourished. The full-length, unannotated tales are entire with positive factors of oral storytelling corresponding to repetition and digression; the language of the English translation follows the Yup�ik idiom as heavily as possible.

Reminiscences in regards to the cultural surroundings of masked dancing are grouped into chapters at the conventional Yup�ik ceremonial cycle, using mask, existence within the qasgiq (communal men�s house), the supression and revival of masked dancing, maskmaking, and dance and tune. tales are grouped geographically, representing the Yukon, Kuskokwim, and coastal components. the topics of the tales and the mask made to accompany them are the Arctic animals, beings, and traditional forces on which people depended.

This ebook could be precious through the Yup�ik citizens of southwestern Alaska and a world viewers of linguists, folklorists, anthropologists, and paintings historians.

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Drawing at the remembrances of elders who have been born within the early 1900s and observed the final masked Yup�ik dances ahead of missionary efforts pressured their decline, Agayuliyararput is a set of first-person debts of the wealthy tradition surrounding Yup�ik mask. tales via thirty-three elders from far and wide southwestern Alaska, awarded in parallel Yup�ik and English texts, comprise a wealth of data in regards to the construction and serve as of mask and the surroundings during which they flourished.

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