By Leeanne Root“Tattooed New York” explores 300 years of tattooing in New York City, beginning with Native American tattoos and how Natives influenced the body art industry.
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By Leeanne RootNative Fashion Now exhibit makes last stop in New York City, features Bethany Yellowtail, Lloyd “Kiva” New, Virgil Ortiz, Patricia Michaels, and Louie Gong.
By Leeanne RootArchaeology can tell us many things, there are many it can’t. Here are a few things we know and don’t about the indigenous people who built the Native American mounds at Crystal River.
By Leeanne RootNative students with an interest in journalism should consider the High School Journalism workshop at Ohio University—diversity scholarships are available.
By Leeanne RootGabrielino-Tongva artist Mercedes Dorame used old family photos to explore Native history and stereotypes in a photography portfolio titled “Living Proof”—proof that Natives are still here.
By Leeanne RootThe confirmation hearing of President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos was full of twists and turns on January 17—everything from ethics to qualifications and grizzly bears.
By Leeanne RootTaos Pueblo fashion designer Patricia Michaels wowed the crowd September 10 with her latest collection from PM Waterlily featuring hand-dyed fabrics.
By Leeanne RootNavajo fashion designer Orlando Dugi wowed the crowd in New York City September 10 with his hand-beaded, ethereal designs.