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Miwok

Reflection and gratitude for the past 30 years

Reflection and gratitude for the past 30 years By Terria Smith   Tribal community members and long time friends of News from Native California gathered at the Maidu Museum & Historic Site to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the magazine. The quarterly magazine – published by Heyday and devoted to California’s indigenous peoples –  was founded by Malcolm Margolin, David Peri, and Vera Mae Fredr...
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Poem Red

  Recently, Liljana Paulonie Adams (Miwok/Nisenan/Konkow/Hawaiian) wowed the audience at the premiere of the musical “Something Inside is Broken” and at Sierra College’s Indigenous Peoples’ Days when she read her poetry. The poem she read not only gives voice to the Native women who were silenced after contact, but also balanced the unheard voices of the land. Liljana recently graduated f...
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All Miwok Language Symposium

All Miwok Language Symposium  Written by Candra Neff   The 2nd Annual All Miwok Language Symposium was held November 3rd through 5th at the Black Oak Casino Resort Hotel in Tuolumne, California. The Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians hosted the event.  Sponsors included Jackson Rancheria, Shingle Springs Rancheria, United Auburn Indian Community and Wilton Rancheria.  Miwok people attended from all over Central Cal...
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13th Annual California Indian Market

May 16 13th Annual California Indian Market at Black Oak Casino Resort, Black Oak Casino Resort, 19400 Tuolumne Road North, Tuolumne. Sales, demonstrations, presentations, traditional foods, and more! Artists are by invitation only. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. For more information, visit www.blackoakcasino.com or email Jennifer Bates at jbates@blackoakcasino.com....
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