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The Sepass Poems Glossary is available as an audio CD. The words-by-poem follow the order of the Halq’eméylem words as they appear in the book. Read more

 

A set of curricula based on Amongst God's Own for BCSS, 10, 11 and 12 is available as a free download. Read more

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Longhouse Publishing in Mission BC publishes quality books on Aboriginal and cultural themes. We draw on over 50 years of combined experience and knowledge on Aboriginal culture, writing and production. We are particularly sensitive to the cultural and spiritual protocols of Aboriginal people, and we have a deep understanding of the social and political realities that we all face today.

Longhouse Publishing has been producing and publishing culturally-related materials for Indigenous People for over 20 years. Culturally-related materials produced include audio production (literary) and print media: booklets, & reports, brochures and signage. Read more
 

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The Sepass Poems are ancient and date to a time long before Europeans arrived in North America. The poems were translated from the Halq’eméylem language into English over a 4-year period, between 1911 and 1915 and represent the only work of ‘classic’ Halq’eméylem literature-in-translation. The poems tell the story of the Beginning of the World, the Legends of Xá:ls—the Great Transformer who walked this earth in the distant past to put things right—and stories of other human endeavours and emotions. Read more

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Sepass Poems in Oral Tradition ~ Without a written language these beautifully spoken “songs of the ancient singer” were recited to memory by the one trained to carry the culture of his people. The poems have now been recorded and the CD will be available to purchase soon. Read more

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The first of a trilogy, Inspector Eddie Julian of the Tribal Police Force finds more than he bargains for when a fisheries officer is found dead (...)

 

This is a journey into the world of First Nations' residential schools. The story of St. Mary's Mission (Oblates of Mary Immaculate) on the Fraser River (...)

 
 

 

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