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Norrgard, Lorraine

Overview
Works: 43 works in 53 publications in 1 language and 375 library holdings
Genres: History  Folklore  Biography  Treaties  Drama 
Classifications: E99.C6, 970.3
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Most widely held works by Lorraine Norrgard
Ojibwe waasa inaabidaa We look in all directions( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An in-depth portrayal of the second-largest tribe in North America, the Anishinaabe/Ojibwe (Chippewa) Nation of the upper Great Lakes Region. Disc 1, Ojibwe Oral Tradition, explains the importance of the Anishinaabe/Ojibwe language, its near disappearance and its renewal today. Disc 2, We Are All Related, teaches about the Anishinaabe/Ojibwe relationship with the land, a relationship based on respect, sharing, humility and responsibility. Disc 3, We Gain Knowledge, explores the connection between the traditional Anishinaabe/Ojibwe family structure and how individuals acquire knowledge thorough the four phases of life. Disc 4, A Healthy Way of Life, explores the Anishinaabe/Ojibwe belief that a healthy way of life requires maintaining a balance between mental, physical, spiritual and emotional aspects of a person. Disc 5, Making Decisions the Right Way, portrays the Anishinaabe/Ojibwe decision-making process, emphasizing the roles of the individual in relationship to the family, the community, the clan and the Creator. Disc 6, That Which is Given to Us, explores the traditional Anishinaabe/Ojibwe subsistence lifestyle based on the seasonal cycle and the belief that the individual is dependent on the group, the group is dependent on nature and nature is dependent upon the supernatural
Gakina-awiiya we are all related( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the relationship between the Anishinaabe-Ojibwe people of the Great Lakes Region and their environment. Looks at the Ojibwe belief that all people and all life on the planet are interconnected, and at how the Ojibwe lived in balance with the woodland resources until their lives changed upon contact with the Europeans
Gaa miinigooyang that which is given to us( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the traditional subsistence lifestyle of the Anishinaabe-Ojibwe people, the changes that came with the arrival of the Europeans, and their economic practices and position today
Bimaadiziwin a healthy way of life( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the meaning of a good and healthy life and the holistic approach to health and medicine held by the Anishinaabe-Ojibwe people. Looks at the kind of impact the arrival of the Europeans had on the health of the Ojibwe
Album [features] Traditional Ojibwe ice fishing( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses traditional Ojibwe Indian ice fishing. Ben Chosa demonstrates creating lures, crafting spears, making a hole and a blind, andfishing techniques
Gikinoo'amaadiwin we gain knowledge( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the traditional Anishinaabe-Ojibwe way of passing knowledge from generation to generation, the impact of western beliefs and values on Ojibwe family and educational systems, and the mixing of traditional and nontraditional ways in modern tribal schools
Ojibwe wild rice harvest( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the rhythms of the seasonal wild rice harvest and interviews with Elders on the importance of wild rice to the Chippewa people, the story of the evolution of the wild rice harvest, and the ways wild rice is being protected by the Lake Superior Chippewa Tribe for future generations
Album [features] George Morrison reflections( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internationally renowned artist George Morrison reflects on his work, life and creative source. A member of the Grand Portage band of Chippewa, he left home after high school and received artistic training on the East coast and in Europe. Morrison now lives and works out of his studio in Grand Portage
Album [features] Honoring the maple sugar( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstration to a group of young people from the reservation school of the age-old process of gathering sap from the sugar maple and boiling it down to syrup and sugar. To the Fond du Lac Chippewa people, this process is done with great respect and a lot of hard work
Gwayakochigewin making decisions the right way( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the traditional way of making decisions by the Anishinaabe-Ojibwe people, including the elements of respect, thorough deliberation, and community consensus. Looks at the process from before the arrival of the Europeans to the present day way of leadership and tribal government as it has adapted to change
Ojibwemowin Ojibwe oral tradition( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the language and oral tradition of the Anishinaabe-Ojibwe people. Looks at Ojibwe storytelling and the near disappearance of the Ojibwe language and contemporary efforts to preserve and speak it
Mikwendaagoziwag, they are remembered( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the events of the Sandy Lake tragedy, which occurred when the U.S. government manipulated the Ojibwe into relocating from Wisconsin, Michigan, and eastern Minnesota to the west of the Mississippi River in the mid-nineteenth century without adequate supplies or preparation
Gwayakochigewin doing things the right way( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the traditional way of making decisions by the Anishinaabe-Ojibwe people, including the elements of respect, thorough deliberation, and community consensus. Looks at the process from before the arrival of the Europeans to the present day way of leadership and tribal government as it has adapted to change
Ojibwemowin the Ojibwe language( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the language and oral tradition of the Anishinaabe-Ojibwe people. Looks at Ojibwe storytelling and the near disappearance of the Ojibwe language and contemporary efforts to preserve and speak it
Album [features] The Indian princess demystified( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gail Guthrie-Valiskakis shares views of her antique postcard collection of Indian Princesses and her insights on the effects these stereotypes have had on American Indian women
Looks Into the night( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow your dreams: A documentary talk show, hosted by Valerie Red-Horse, which addresses the issues raised in the film
Album [features] Ojibwe wild rice( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the rhythms of the seasonal wild rice harvest and interviews with Elders on the importance of wild rice to the Chippewa people, the story of the evolution of the wild rice harvest, and the ways wild rice is being protected by the Lake Superior Chippewa Tribe for future generations
Carl Gawboy portrait the art of the everyday( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and art of Ojibwe artist Carl Gawboy, a Bois Forte Band member, who grew up in Ely, Minn. He is known for depicting traditional scenes of Ojibwe people hunting, fishing and gathering. His work, rendered in water colors and acrylics, reflects the simplicity of Ojibwa life
Traditional Ojibwe ice fishing by Ben Chosa( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses traditional ice fishing as practiced by the Ojibwe Indians around the upper Great Lakes. Shows Ben Chosa of the Lac du Flambeau Reservation in Wisconsin as he explains and demonstrates creating lures, crafting spears, making a hole and a blind, and fishing techniques
Ojibwe wild rice harvest (part II)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Progam documents the story of the evolution of the wild rice harvest and the ways wild rice is being protected by the Lake Superior Chippewa Tribe for future generations
 
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