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October 29, 2009
As the nation observes Native American Heritage Month throughout November, PBS will air programs that examine and celebrate the many aspects of Native American life and history. Be sure to check out these two new compelling ITVS documentaries: POWER PATHS, airing November 3 at 10:00 on Independent Lens (check local listings), looks at how Native…
June 15, 2009
Native American Public Telecommunications (NAPT) works with Native producers to develop, produce and distribute educational telecommunications programs for all media including public television and public radio. NAPT is currently accepting proposals for their 2009 Public Television Program Fund (deadline: July 15). Projects submitted must be…
April 2, 2009
Waila, the contemporary dance music of southern Arizona's tribal communities, is often called "chicken scratch." Played at tribal functions, this fun, lively music offers relief from the hardships of reservation life. WAILA! MAKING THE PEOPLE HAPPY explores the history of the music and looks at the Joaquins, a family of musicians, and their journey…