We-gyet Wanders On: legends of the northwest
By: Kitanmax School of the Northwest Coast Art
Binding: Trade Paper
Size: 11" X 8.5"
Publication Date: 2006
The legends collected in We-gyet Wanders On are the ancient stories of the people of 'Ksan who have lived in northern British Columbia for over six thousand years. We-Gyet i the essence of every man's frailties exaggerated into gentle humor or ribald laughter. His adventures always end in disaster. His blunders and tricks changed the face of the earth, and the shapes of many of earth's creatures. We-Gyet was a creator - by accident!
A fascinating collaborative to preserve spoken word in written format in Gitksan and English.