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Photos and Interviews From Indigenous People’s Sunrise Gathering

Posted By Toyacoyah Brown December 1st, 2014 Last Updated on: December 1st, 2014

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Did any one make it to the Indigenous People's Sunrise Gathering at Alcatraz this year? Our friend Charlie Ballard AKA Funny Native was in attendance and shared his photos and videos with everyone. Looks like an amazing time.

The Aztec Dancers getting ready

The Aztec Dancers getting ready

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Lakota Harden, she was the emcee for this mornings Sunrise Gathering

Lakota Harden, she was the emcee for this mornings Sunrise Gathering

Check out all the folks repping their Nation! I love that Native fashion.

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This was definitely a highlight, an Alcatraz Park Ranger was leading the Conga line off the Rock

This was definitely a highlight, an Alcatraz Park Ranger was leading the Conga line off the Rock

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And Charlie was able to interview a couple of attendees as well as Bill Means, International Treaty Council Board Member.

Many thanks again to Charlie Ballard for sharing with us. I hope to make it out there some day! Be sure to follow Funny Native on Facebook!


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About Toyacoyah Brown

Toyacoyah Brown is an enrolled member of the Comanche Nation, currently living in Chicago. She received her B.A. in Journalism from the University of Oklahoma and an M.A. in Media Studies from the University of Texas at Austin. When she's not scouring the Internet for fun things to share with PowWows.com readers you can find her digging for vinyl in her local record store or curling up with a good book.



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