Nuu-Chah-Nulth


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Nuu-Chah-Nulth

 (no͞o′chä′no͝ol)
n.
See Nootka.

[Nootka nuučaanʔuɬ, mountain range, the Nootka people (chosen by the Nootka in the 1970s as their ethnic self-designation) : nuuči, mountain, -anʔuɬ, -aanʔuɬ, along.]
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He's speaking about the treatment of the people who have long occupied this coast, the Nuu-Chah-Nulth, a group famous for its dugout canoes and totem poles.
It was also a shout-out to Howard's Nuu-chah-nulth heritage.
In the midst of a 2014 international gathering titled Indigenous Communities in Canada: The Complex Dance of self-determination and strategic alliance from outside, Nuu-chah-nulth elder Dr Simon Lucas said to me, "I need to know you better if we are to be partners.
From the Forest to the Sea" features more than 100 full color reproductions of Carr's work, including some of her most renowned paintings, in dialogue with dozens of indigenous artifacts from the Pacific Northwest: historic masks, baskets, and ceremonial objects by Haida, Kwakwaka'wakw, Nuu-chah-nulth, Salish, Tlingit, and Tsimshian makers.
You can witness this in the many strong Indigenous cultures: in the Lakota Oyate's "the Heart of Everything That Is" (Black Hills), among the Winnemem Wintu ("Middle Water People") of Mount Shasta, in the Anishinaabeg Akiiing of the Great Lakes, and among the Nuu-Chah-Nulth in their Tla-o-qui-aht temperate rainforest.
At the core of the London dealer's Kunstkammern are rare and striking tribal pieces, such as this 18th-century Nuu-Chah-Nulth chief's whalebone sword club.
During his third great voyage to the Pacific, Cook made a rare visit to the west coast of Canada and visited Nootka Sound, Vancouver Island, where he found the native Mowachat people of the Nuu-chah-nulth tribe friendly and eager to trade.
One practice that came out of the controversial case of the sampling of 883 Nuu-chah-nulth people in Canada by Richard Ward (which Ward eventually parlayed into a prestigious Oxford University position) is called 'DNA on loan' in which Indigenous peoples retain ownership over the samples and control the use of any research findings (Arbour and Cook 2006).
T'Sou-ke shares art, culture, and territory with the Coast Salish and Nuu-chah-nulth tribal groups.
Atleo, a hereditary Nuu-chah-nulth chief and research liaison at the U.
An animal mouse puppet named Moe is introduced as a member of the Nuu-Chah-Nulth First Nation, from the West Coast of British Columbia.
Contemporary Art on the Northwest Coast: Salish Nuu-Chah-Nulth Makah" is a collection of art that reflects on the Northwestern native American culture as many modern artists look to embrace this classical style in homages and tradition.