publication . Other literature type . 2005

Coyote Steals Fire

Shoshone Nation, Northwest Band;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2005
  • Publisher: Utah State University Press
  • Country: United States
"Coyote was tired of being cold," says this traditional Shoshone tale about the arrival of fire in the northern Wasatch region. Members of the Northwestern Band of the Shoshone Nation developed the concept for this retelling in collaboration with book arts teacher Tamara Zollinger. Together, they wrote and illustrated the book. Bright watercolor-and-salt techniques provide a winning background to the hand-cut silhouettes of the characters. The lively, humorous story about Coyote and his friends is complemented perfectly by later pages written by Northwestern Shoshone elders on the historical background and cultural heritage of the Shoshone nation. An audio CD wi...
free text keywords: Coyote Steals Fire, shoshone tale, Native American Studies
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