Native American Authors
James Aul Sewid
James Aul Sewid (January 1, 1913 Ð May 18, 1988) was a Canadian fisherman, author and former Chief councillor of the Kwakiutl (Kwakwaka’wakw) at Alert Bay, British Columbia. In 1971, he was made an Officer of the Order of Canada.
Awards and Honors
Officer of the Order of Canada, 1971.
Books by James Aul Sewid:
Sewid, James Aul. Guests Never Leave Hungry: The Autobiography of James Sewid, a Kwakiutl Indian
New Haven, CT : Yale University Press, 1969.
Audience: All Ages
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