Indigenous Stories on Stage: Natives of the Apocalypse and the Theater Renaissance

Indigenous Stories on Stage: Natives of the Apocalypse and the Theater Renaissance

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In an interview with Paul G the Natives of the Apocalypse (NOTA) group shared their inspiring journey of creating indigenous theater. Comprising four talented Native American performing arts students, Enoch Chapman, Isaiah St. Cyr, Montana Miller, and Sean Seymour, the group aims to bring forth a new wave of Native….

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Exploring Native American History and Grooving to Taylor Swift: Our Trip to San Francisco

Exploring Native American History and Grooving to Taylor Swift: Our Trip to San Francisco

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I’m excited to share my recent adventure with you, as we embarked on a journey to the enchanting city of San Francisco. Our mission? To catch the Taylor Swift Eras Tour concert.  But while we were there we went exploring Native American culture and history. When you travel, what types….

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Rez Ball and the Power of Native American Representation in Storytelling

Rez Ball and the Power of Native American Representation in Storytelling

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In a recent episode of the Pow Wow Life podcast, host Paul Gowder interviewed Byron Graves, an Ojibwe and Lakota author from the Red Lake Indian Reservation. Graves discussed his debut novel, “Rez Ball,” which delves into the world of Native American high school basketball and the universal themes of….

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Leah Tsinajinnie – Navajo Professional Disc Golfer – Pow Wow Life Podcast Episode 32

Leah Tsinajinnie – Navajo Professional Disc Golfer – Pow Wow Life Podcast Episode 32

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Leah Tsinajinnie recently changed sports from Ultimate to Disc Golf.  She was a collegiate National Champion and professional Ultimate player.  Leah is now on the professional disc golf tour.   In July Leah was elected to the Professional Disc Golf Association Board of Directors.  She has been working with the PDGA….

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Interview – Jana Schmieding Lakota Actress From Peacock’s Rutherford Falls

Interview – Jana Schmieding Lakota Actress From Peacock’s Rutherford Falls

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Rutherford Falls,” Peacock TV‘s binge-worthy new show, manages to do something few ever have: bring multi-dimensional indigenous characters into an American sitcom. While Native Americans have historically been portrayed as monolithic in American film and TV, “Rutherford Falls” breaks the mold, taking Native Americans out of the box they’re so often forced into…..

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Interview with TK Richardson – Featured Merchandise Artist Sante Fe Indian Market – Pow Wow Life 29

Interview with TK Richardson – Featured Merchandise Artist Sante Fe Indian Market – Pow Wow Life 29

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Listen to my interview with TK Richardson. TK Richardson is known for his ledger art. He recently found his calling with his art and this year was the featured on the merchandise for the Sante Fe Indian Market. Show Notes TK’s Instagram TK’s ArtAbout TK Tokeya Waci U (Comes Dancing….

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Interview with Brent Cahwee – NDNSports.com – Natives Athletes To Watch This Fall – Pow Wow Life

Interview with Brent Cahwee – NDNSports.com – Natives Athletes To Watch This Fall – Pow Wow Life

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Listen to my interview with Brent Cahwee from NDNSports.com.  We talk about the Native American athletes to watch this fall! Show Notes NDNSports.com NDNSports Instagram NDNSports Facebook About NDNSports.com NDNSPORTS.COM began in the fall of 2000.  We were two NDN college students finishing up our last years of college. We….

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Interview With Rebecca Nagle – This Land Podcast – Supreme Court Case About Validity of Reservations in Oklahoma – Pow Wow Life

Interview With Rebecca Nagle – This Land Podcast – Supreme Court Case About Validity of Reservations in Oklahoma – Pow Wow Life

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Listen to my interview with Rebecca Nagle from This Land Podcast. The Supreme Court will rule in the Carpenter v Murphy case soon. This case has ramifications for the tribes in Oklahoma and potentially across the United States. Rebecca Nagle’s new podcast, This Land, tells the story of this case….

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Laura Grizzlypaws – Bear Dancer Tells Why The World Needs To Learn Lesson From The Bear People – Pow Wow Life

Laura Grizzlypaws – Bear Dancer Tells Why The World Needs To Learn Lesson From The Bear People – Pow Wow Life

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Listen to my interview with Laura Grizzlypaws. Grizzlypaws was born and raised in Lillooet, British Columbia in the Interior Plateau region, she is of St’át’imc descent. Her St’át’imc name is “Stálhalamcen – Grizzly Paws,” She belongs to the people of Xwisten the Bear Clan. At the age of sixteen, Grizzlypaws….

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Interview with Adam Sings In The Timber – Native Photojournalist Tells Stories With His Images – Pow Wow Life

Interview with Adam Sings In The Timber – Native Photojournalist Tells Stories With His Images – Pow Wow Life

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Adam Sings In the Timber is a photojournalist. His work has been featured the New York Times, USA Today, Native People’s Magazine and PowWows.com. Adam has a style that tells stories through photos. Learn more about his work and background in my interview. Adam Sings In The Timber Interview https://www.instagram.com/p/Bvc7A_vAcQM/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link….

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Interview with Juaquin Hamilton-Young Bird – Champion Dancer, Emcee & Cultural Ambassador – Pow Wow Life

Interview with Juaquin Hamilton-Young Bird – Champion Dancer, Emcee & Cultural Ambassador – Pow Wow Life

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Juaquin Hamilton is an enrolled member of the Sac & Fox Nation. He also represents the Pawnee, Otoe- Missouria, Cheyenne, Kiowa, Apache, & Tonkawa Tribes. He currently resides in Shawnee, Oklahoma with his wife & two children. With an introduction into the arena at an early age, Juaquin has developed….

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Interview With Alexis Raeana – Lumbee Singer Wins Golden Ticket On American Idol – Pow Wow Life

Interview With Alexis Raeana – Lumbee Singer Wins Golden Ticket On American Idol – Pow Wow Life

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Listen to my interview with Lumbee singer Alexis Raeana.  She auditioned for this season of American Idol and made it to Hollywood Week!  Find out what happened in Hollywood. Show Notes Alexis Raeana Instagram Alexis Raeana Facebook Gathering of Nations Live Stream Alexis Raeana Back To Black CoverWatch this video….

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