Paper $27.00 ISBN: 9781555000431 Published August 1991

A Dena'ina Legacy: K'tl'egh'i Sukdu

The Collected Writings of Peter Kalifornsky

Peter Kalifornsky

Peter Kalifornsky

Distributed for Alaska Native Language Center

527 pages | 6 x 9 | © 1991
Paper $27.00 ISBN: 9781555000431 Published August 1991
A Dena'ina Legacy is a fascinating collection of 147 bilingual Dena'ina-English writings by the self-taught writer and scholar, Peter Kalifornsky of Kenai, Alaska.
Contents

Illustrations and Maps

 

Foreword by Dell Hymes

 

Preface to the 2001 Edition

 

Acknowledgements

 

Writing at the Archaic Periphery

 

The Dena’ina Alphabet

 

Unhtsah—Prelude

 

Chapter 1. Naniltu K’ech’elyuyi Sukdu—Stories of Our Beliefs

 

Chapter 2. Ninya Sukdu—Animal Stories

 

Chapter 3. K’eghuch’edniyi Sukdu—Lesson Stories

 

Chapter 4. Luq-u Suk Dena’ina Egh—About the Old Dena’ina Life

 

Chapter 5. Dena’ina Qghelahch’—The Way the People Were

 

Chapter 6. ahtnuht’ana Elnena H’izhi—Place Names of the Kenai People’s Country

 

Chapter 7. Shi Sukt’a Ch’u Q’udi Nhdalnench’—My Life Story and Recent Events

 

Chapter 8. Kahtnuht’ana Qenaga Dazdluch’—Kenai People’s Language Patterns

Translations

Neologisms

Language Lessons, Songs, and Poems

 

Peter Kalifornsky: A Biography

References

Kalifornskyana

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