Native American

A Pow Wow in Its 36th Year

A Pow Wow in Its 36th Year

Culture, Featured Posts, Native American, Queens, Video July 29, 2014 at 5:32 pm

Representatives of more than 40 Native American nations gathered in Queens for a dance competition.

Five books by Native writers provide another perspective to the stories that arise this time of year. (Book cover images via Indian Country Today)

Alternative Books to ‘So-Called’ 1st Thanksgiving

Culture, History, Native American November 22, 2013 at 12:39 pm

Just in time for Thanksgiving, Indian Country Today offers a list of children’s books from Native writers as told from their perspective, rather than the “feel-good” stories of Pilgrim and Indian bonding that line bookshelves this time of year.