The Importance of Storytelling

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Storytelling not only preserves Chickasaw history – it unites the Chickasaw people through their common ancestry. The tradition of storytelling connects the Chickasaws of the past with modern-day members of the tribe.

My Children Will Carry on These Stories

Lisa Billy

Lisa describes how gratifying it is to see her children now tell the stories in school. They incorporate music and dance, and the other children love it and learn from it.

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