George Morrison remembered in two art gallery exhibitions

By Taylar Dawn Stagner @taylarsiisiiko& Benjamin C Yazza @benjamincyazza Photograph of George Morrison hanging inside All My Relations Gallery in Minneapolis, MN. (Photo by Benjamin C Yazza) (Sound file by Taylar Dawn Stagnar) Two art galleries in Minneapolis, Minnesota, curated separate exhibitions celebrating the 100th birthday of Ojibwe artist George Morrison. He was an abstract … More George Morrison remembered in two art gallery exhibitions

Panel Discusses Native Community Involvement in Education

By Benjamin Yazza Education in Indian Country was the primary focus of a panel at the National Native Media Conference on Friday. The panelists discussed the ways their groups and organizations are helping students succeed in school. Phil Gover, who is of Paiute, Pawnee and Comanche descent, Founder of Sovereign Schools Project, said Oklahoma tribes … More Panel Discusses Native Community Involvement in Education

Sundance-Backed Workshop Brings Aspiring Filmmakers Together

By Benjamin Yazza A Sundance Institute workshop specializing in native short story development gathered more than native filmmakers. Wednesday Evening, the workshop hosted by ArtServe in Fort Lauderdale, Fl., filled a room with eager participants wanting to communicate their ideas. “Our film festival is only a small piece of what we do,” Sundance Institute Program … More Sundance-Backed Workshop Brings Aspiring Filmmakers Together