The Ways: Great Lakes Native Culture & Language
The Ways is on ongoing series of stories from Native communities around the central Great Lakes. This online educational resource for 6-12 grade students features videos, interactive maps, and digital media exploring contemporary Native culture and language. The Ways supports educators in meeting the requirements of Wisconsin Act 31, seeking to expand and challenge current understanding of Native identity and communities. The Ways is a production of Wisconsin Media Lab.
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Hunting Deer: Sharing the Harvest by Greg "Biskakone" Johnson
In Hunting Deer, Greg "Biskakone" Johnson takes us deer hunting in the ceded territory near his Lac du Flambeau community. Biskakone shows us how he tans buckskin and creates traditional clothing and regalia. This video is part of The Ways, an ongoing series of stories on culture and language from Native communities around the central Great Lakes. Likeon Facebook and Follow on Twitter.
Published on Aug 27, 2013
EarthSayers Greg "Biskakone" Johnson; Lukas Korver; Finn Ryan
Bringing Back the Ho-Chunk Language by Arlene Blackdeer
Menominee Language Revitalization by Ron Corn, Jr.
Powwow Trail: Keeping the Beat by Dylan Jennings
Clan Mother: Healing the Community by Molly Miller
Prayers in a Song by Tall Paul
Lady Thunderhawks: Leading the Way by Jessica House
Lake Superior Whitefish: Carrying on a Family Tradition by Pat Peterson
Spearfishing: A Living History by Jason Bisonette