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Bill Reid: Exploring Identity

Resources for Teachers

Alaska Native Knowledge Network. Guidelines for Respecting Cultural Knowledge.

Chapman, Laura. Adventures in Art Level 4 (Discover Art Series). Worcester, MA: Davis Publications, 1998.

Ministry of Education, Province of BC. Curriculum Resource Documents. BC First Nations Studies Teacher’s Guide, Bibliography.

Web-Based Resources

Maps

Ministry of Education, Province of BC. First Nations Peoples of British Columbia.

Council of the Haida Nation. Map of Haida Gwaii

The Raven’s Call

More information relevant to this lesson plan is available on other parts of this website:
Who Was Bill Reid?
Bill Reid’s art (Gallery)
Bill Reid’s art (A Guided Journey)
In the Classroom (Grade Nine Lesson Plan)

Bill Reid

Les Archives de Radio-Canada. Bill Reid, 1920-1998 (5 video clips, 3 audio clips) (French)

Les Archives de Radio-Canada. Bill Reid, artiste haïda (video, 1:59, 1998) (French)

Bill Reid Foundation

Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. CBC Digital Archives Website. The Life and Legend of Bill Reid (10 video clips, 7 audio clips)

Canadian Museum of Civilization. In Memoriam : Bill Reid (1920-1998)

Canadian Museum of Civilization. Online Exhibition. In Memoriam : Bill Reid (1920-1998). “ The Raven Steals the Light,” from the book, The Raven Steals the Light. Stories by Bill Reid and Robert Bringhurst. Drawings by Bill Reid. Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 1984.

Books

Halpin, Marjorie. M. Totem Poles: An Illustrated Guide. (Museum notes, Museum of Anthropology; 3). Vancouver: UBC Press, 1981.

Holm, Bill. Northwest Coast Indian Art: An Analysis of the Form. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1998.

MacDonald, George. Haida Monumental Art: Villages of the Queen Charlotte Islands. Foreword and Illustrations by Bill Reid. Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 1983.

Muckle, Robert J. The First Nations of British Columbia. Vancouver: UBC Press, 1998.

Reid, Bill and Robert Bringhurst. The Raven Steals the Light. Stories by Bill Reid and Robert Bringhurst. Drawings by Bill Reid. Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 1984.

Reid, Bill. Introduction by Robert Bringhurst, Solitary Raven: The Essential Writings of Bill Reid. Vancouver/Toronto: D&M Publishers, 2009.

Reid, Bill and Bill Holm. Form and Freedom: A Dialogue on Northwest Coast Indian Art. Houston: Rice University Institute for the Arts, 1975. (Out of print)

Reid, Martine J. Myths and Legends of the Haida Indians of the Northwest. Santa Barbara: Bellerophon Books, 2008.

Shadbolt, Doris. Bill Reid. Revised edition. Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 2003 [1986].

Shearar, Cheryl. Understanding Northwest Coast Art: A Guide to Crests, Beings, and Symbols. Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 2000.

Stanley, Robert. Northwest Native Arts: Basic Forms. Surrey: Hancock House, 2002. (Out of print)

Stewart, Hilary. Cedar. Foreword by Bill Reid. Vancouver/Toronto: Douglas & McIntyre, Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1984.

Stewart, Hilary. Indian Fishing: Early Methods on the Northwest Coast. Vancouver/Toronto: Douglas & McIntyre, Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1977.

Stewart, Hilary. Looking at Indian Art of the Northwest Coast. Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 1979.

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