Sledding Lessons with Mary Gachupin

“Learn About” Questions Mary tells a personal story in both English and Hidatsa.  What similarities and differences do I notice in how she tells each story?  How does language affect the telling and meaning of the story? “Learn From” Questions Do I remember a time when I was in a lot of trouble, but ended…

Flying Gravel with Mary Gachupin

“Learn About” Questions What are the differences and similarities in how Mary tells this story in both English and Hidatsa? How does her expression and way of telling it change in each version? Why is it not possible to translate this story into English in a way that will completely keep the same humor and…