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Cultural Appropriation: Scott Erickson's "Alliance Rebellion" Show

So this is what inspired me to write a blog post for the first time in a long time. (Life has been busy.) I ran across a post on Facebook regarding a show… 2,335 more words

ASBC Victoria Public Talk: Tue. Oct. 21 - Darcy Mathews on Funerary Petroforms at Rocky Point

ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA, VICTORIA,  OCTOBER MEETING:

Dr. Darcy Mathews

Funerary Ritual and Ancestral Presence at Rocky Point, British Columbia

Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 7:30 pm… 530 more words

Archaeology

The Giant of Happy Valley

When I was looking for more information about the Coast Salish grave houses I pictured a few days ago, I ran into these images from the British Museum.  1,016 more words

Northwest Coast

Squamish: the Land, the People, the Love

This September, I had the privilege of taking a class called “Squamish Nation Culture and Lifeways” with Leigh Joseph. Here are three things that stuck out to me (the lessons which continue to affect me even after finishing the class). 791 more words

Squamish

First Nations Groups - The Coast Salish Peoples

The indigenous group identified as the Coast Salish people inhabit the Pacific Northwest Coast through British Columbia and continuing south into the US states of  – Washington and Oregon; they are connected through their ethnic and linguist relations.  471 more words

History

Elder’s Conference July 7-10 Penticton, British Columbia

This past week, Della went to participate in the 38th Annual BC Elder’s Gathering in Penticton, British Columbia. Her daughter, Emma, who lives in Seattle, met her there to visit and to volunteer. 1,082 more words

Della Rice Sylvester