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Photographer Eric Mindling has spent over two decades in Oaxaca, Mexico capturing images of the people that live there and their cultural heritage. He will present "Living Threads: A Portrait of Cultural Diversity, Roots, and Belonging Told Through Cloth", a lecture and slideshow of his work, at the Sunflower Theatre on Tuesday, December 5th, at 6:30pm as a fundraising event for The Friends of Cedar Mesa. KSJD's Tom Yoder talked with Mindling about his projects in Oaxaca and what the audience can expect at his presentation.

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In this episode of the Big Fat Farm Show, host Kellie Pettyjohn visits with Leigh Kuwanwisiwma, Director of the Hopi Cultural Preservation Office, about the scientific and cultural topics that are being addressed at Crow Canyon Archaeological Center's Pueblo Farming Project.

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A committee of the New Mexico State Legislature gave a sympathetic ear recently to a presentation calling for the protection of ceremonial Native American dances.

Joy Horvath Imel has been named administrator for the new Mancos Creative District. The district recently was awarded one of six new designations as certified creative districts in Colorado. According to a release, Imel’s duties will include implementing projects that celebrate the arts, culture, and history of the Mancos Valley.

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The sounds of power tools filled the plaza of the Cortez Cultural Center Friday as builders Rick and Lenore Kremen installed pieces of rough-sawn pine logs along the sidewalk bordering Market Street.


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