Nancy Gillis

Explaining and exploring the concept of the sacred hoop image from a variety of tribal traditions

Description

Presentation explaining and exploring the concept of the sacred hoop image from a variety of tribal traditions, including the interpretation given to John G. Neihardt by the Oglala Lakota Holy Man Black Elk. Emphasis on the cultural and spiritual context. Approx. 45 min.

Nancy Gillis

Title: Former Director John G. Neihardt Historical Site

Email: ngillis@abbnebraska.com

Phone: (402) 846-5907

City: Walthill


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