(FB2) Mabel McKay (Portraits of American Genius)

The Observatory Forums Landscape observatory forum (FB2) Mabel McKay (Portraits of American Genius)

  • This topic is empty.
Viewing 1 post (of 1 total)
  • Author
  • #21760 Reply
    Danielle Burrese

    Mabel McKay
    Weaving the Dream

    (Portraits of American Genius, #1)
    by Greg Sarris

    Mabel McKay — CLICK HERE

    • Genres: biography, anthropology, history
    • Series: Portraits of American Genius, #1
    • Publisher: University of California Press
    • Format: paperback
    • ISBN: 9780520209688 (0520209680)
    • Language: english
    • Author: Greg Sarris
    • Release date: May 5, 1997

    About The Book

    A world-renowned Pomo basket weaver and medicine woman, Mabel McKay expressed her genius through her celebrated baskets, her Dreams, her cures, and the stories with which she kept her culture alive. She spent her life teaching others how the spirit speaks through the Dream, how the spirit heals, and how the spirit demands to be heard.

    Greg Sarris weaves together stories from Mabel McKay’s life with an account of how he tried, and she resisted, telling her story straight — the white people’s way. Sarris, an Indian of mixed-blood heritage, finds his own story in his search for Mabel McKay’s. Beautifully narrated, Weaving the Dream initiates the reader into Pomo culture and demonstrates how a woman who worked most of her life in a cannery could become a great healer and an artist whose baskets were collected by the Smithsonian.

    Hearing Mabel McKay’s life story, we see that distinctions between material and spiritual and between mundane and magical disappear. What remains is a timeless way of healing, of making art, and of being in the world.

    EPUB ebook Mabel McKay by Greg Sarris read iPad on Audible. Hardcover Mabel McKay buy cheap. FB2 book Mabel McKay Greg Sarris download for reader.

    PDF Mabel McKay on Book Depository. FictionBook book Mabel McKay on Kindle. TXT ebook Mabel McKay by Greg Sarris buy on Barnes & Noble.

    MP3 Mabel McKay download on Android on Kobo. Online ebook Mabel McKay Greg Sarris read online. Hardback book Mabel McKay download.

Viewing 1 post (of 1 total)
Reply To: (FB2) Mabel McKay (Portraits of American Genius)
Your information:

Comments are closed.