Gathering of Nations Powwow takes place on April 26th-28th at the University of New Mexico Arena - "The Pit". Check out the Gathering of Nations website for event information, Powwow Etiquette, Gathering of Nations history, Powwow Recipes & more!
Even if you are not going to the Pit to watch the dances & eat some fry bread, why not celebrate by catching up on some Native American history & culture with items from the library catalog?
Some recent titles you may want to check out include:
Rez Life: An Indian's Journey through Reservation Life by David Treuer
Native American Indian [CD], Lil' Bear Singers
The Gods of Prophetstown: The Battle of Tippecanoe and the Holy War for the American Frontier by Adam Jortner
Grandpa Lolo's Navajo Saddle Blanket = La tilma de Abuelito Lolo by Nasario García
Fritz Scholder: Indian/Not Indian edited by Lowery Stokes Sims with Truman T. Lowe & Paul Chaat Smith
Code Talker by Chester Nez
Navajos Wear Nikes: A Reservation Life by Jim Kristofic