People/Characters: James A. Houston

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Cape Dorset Prints: A Retrospective: Fifty Years of Printmaking at the Kinngait Studios by Leslie Boyd Ryan
Confessions of an Igloo Dweller by James Houston
Inuit Art by Ingo Hessel
Inunnit: The Art of the Canadian Eskimo by W. T. Larmour
The White Dawn: An Eskimo Saga by James A. Houston

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James Archibald Houston, OC , D.Litt., FRSA, LL.D (June 12, 1921 – April 17, 2005) was a Canadian artist, designer, children's author and film-maker who played an important role in the recognition of Inuit art and introduced printmaking to the Inuit. The name "Saumik" was attributed to him by Inuit, which means "the left-handed one".


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