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Robert Chanate


Articles by Robert Chanate

How to Give an Authentic NDN Speech

How to Give an Authentic NDN Speech

From time to time, a news article will appear and report public speaking to be a fear  which ranks right up there with death.  The article may quote a communications professor who will go on to relate some of the fear based responses to public speaking—anxiety, sweaty palms, voice,...
Native Americans and Valentines: Hearts, Tales and Verse

Native Americans and Valentines: Hearts, Tales and Verse

Of all the holidays we Natives have to contend with in the U.S, Valentine's Day can be the most confusing for those of us looking to tradition for guidance in the ways of the heart. Native stories are big on themes like bravery, sacrifice, compassion and leadership, but it...