The festival is April 8 and 15 and highlights Native works and creates community for playwrights.
LaRenda Morgan is focused on building relations and strengthening Democratic engagement with tribes in the state.
“I believe that what [Wilson] does in creating those images is he gives authorship, which is a very generous act for an artist to do for the people who are being represented by those images,” ahtone said.
“As soon as I got a baton in my hand, I wouldn’t let go,” she said.
Monetathchi incorporates 14 Chickasaw words into her new album, to be released Saturday.
“Because I’m a curious person and an educator,” Allswede said, “the goal for Project Box was always to have a venue that offered the opportunity to expose my audience to different materials, mediums or ideas through the arts.”
Freedmen were slaves of Native Americans, and their tribal citizenship and benefits were revoked in 1979.
Oklahomans like Sterlin Harjo and Wes Studi have helped progress Native American representation in film.
Seven months after they began, the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) protests at North Dakota’s Standing Rock Indian Reservation have converged with Native American Heritage Month, bringing even greater focus on the thousands of people from various indigenous tribes and nations working to halt pipeline development on Standing Rock Sioux Tribe lands. The tribe’s goals are,…
Volunteers began hanging ornaments in October for the show.