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Glecia Bear


Glecia Bear was a Cree storyteller who had published traditional stories for children in Cree with English translations. She had also participated in Alaskan oral history projects to preserve the wisdom and knowledge of tribal elders.


Books by Glecia Bear:

Bear, Glecia; Ahenakew, Freda. Kthkominawak otbcimowiniwbwa = Our grandmothers’ lives, as told in their own words
Saskatoon : Fifth House, 1992.
Genre: Oral History
Language: English and Cree
ISBN: 0920079814

Bear, Glecia; Ahenakew, Freda. Wanisinwak iskwesisak : awasisasinahikanis = Two little girls lost in the bush : a Cree story for children
Saskatoon : Fifth House, 1991.
Genre: Fiction
Language: English and Cree
Audience: Youth
ISBN: 0920079776

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