Daylight in the Swamp

Daylight in the Swamp

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Daylight in the Swamp is the bush memoirs of Selwyn Dewdney, a noted Canadian artist and recorder of native rock art. His two great loves, art and the Canadian north, come together in this book. His respect for native culture and art is reflected in his own work, his insight into native rock art, and his passion for canoeing and the northern experience.The third theme of the book is history spanning the period from 1910 through to the 1970s during which the old north largely vanished. Dewdney was there to record the images of forgotten dreams painted on rocks and cliffs throughout the Canadian Shield. Thanks to these memoirs we are all there to witness these things with Dewdney.The Name a€œOjibwaya€ Sources differ about the origin of the word a€œOjibwaya€. For example, the ... Today it is very common to hear the name pronounced a€œOjibwaa€ in Canada and a€œChippewaa€ in the northern United States. Curiously, I know of no anbsp;...

Title:Daylight in the Swamp
Author:Selwyn H. Dewdney
Publisher:Dundurn - 1997


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