Tlingit, Haida, Tsimshian Dancing on the Land
Photographs by Bill Hess, Foreword by Byron I. Mallott
Sealaska Heritage Institute is a regional Native nonprofit organization serving the indigenous peoples of Southeast Alaska. The Institute was founded in 1980 to administer cultural programs for Sealaska Corporation, a Native for-profit company formed under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act. The Institute's mission is to perpetuate and enhance Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian cultures.
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"This book is highly visual and yet clearly emphasizes that which goes beyond the merely visual. Directed primarily towards an Aboriginal audience, if offers all readers an on-the-dance-floor picture of the importance of joy, memory, and recognition in affirming—and creating—community."—BC Studies
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