Native American Heritage Month

POV: Tribal Justice

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 6:00pm

Tribal Justice spotlights tribal courts that incorporate indigenous customs and beliefs into their justice systems.

Secrets of Spanish Florida – A Secrets of the Dead Screening

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 6:30pm

Join WXXI and its partner, Friends of Ganondagan, for a free screening of this film that follows a team of archaeologists, scientists and historians to reveal colonial America’s Spanish roots.

Sousa on the Rez: Marching to the Beat of a Different Drum

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 7:30pm

When you hear the phrase "Native American music" you may not think of tubas, trumpets and Sousa marches. Yet, this rich musical tradition has been a part of Native American culture for over one hundred years.

Injunuity

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 7:00pm

Injunuity is a collage of reflections on the Native American world, our shared past, our turbulent present, and our undiscovered future.

Navajo Math Circles

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 9:00pm

A desire to improve math literacy on the Navajo Nation is met with the Math Circles.

Sand Creek Massacre

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 11:00pm

What led approximately 600-plus volunteer soldiers to attack a peaceful settlement of Cheyenne and Arapaho Indians in the Southeastern Colorado Territory?

America Reframed: We Breathe Again

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 10:00pm

For centuries survival was difficult for Alaska Native peoples, but they lived full lives. Today survival is easier, but they are dying young.

The Lost Pueblo Village, A Time Team America Presentation

Thu, 11/23/2017 - 8:00pm

In Cortez, Colorado, the Team explores the Dillard site, a village that some 1500 years ago was home to people of the Basketmaker III era, a culture that advanced itself with technologies like farming, pottery, and the bow and arrow.

Horse Tribe

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 8:00pm

Legendary as one of America's greatest horse tribes, the 21st century Nez Perce decided to bring horses back to their land and live with the unlikely help of a charismatic Navajo horseman, Rudy Shebala.

INDEPENDENT LENS: What Was Ours

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 8:00pm

Join a young Arapaho journalist and a teenage powwow princess as they travel with a Shoshone elder to reclaim their tribe’s lost artifacts.

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