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Spirit of the Ojibwe is an intimate gathering of oral biographies and stunning color portraits of thirty-two Lac Courte Oreilles Indian elders painted by artist Sara Balbin.


"These extraordinary portraits of Ojibwe elders convey the warmth, the kindness, the humor, and the ongoing endurance of our people. What a thoughtful celebration!"—Louise Erdrich


Written by: Sara Balbin, James R. Bailey, Thelma Nayquonabe

Spirit of the Ojibwe: Images of Lac Courte Oreilles Elders

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