"Gossip" may not even be the best word to describe this kind of powwow
An outsider witnessing the powwow
would just see the celebration as another Indian get-together with lots of dancing and singing, he said.
in southwestern Ontario share many similarities to powwows
throughout the rest of Canada, including a blend of social and ceremonial activities, music, dancing, crafts and arts vendors, and a general renewal of Aboriginal culture and pride.
Today, he stated Aboriginal people treat the powwow
as the main and basically only event when Aboriginal people meet.
organizers have much more in store for next year's silver anniversary event.
is a way people who are not American Indians can learn about the importance of the circle in Indian thought and life.
scholarship has come a long way since its origin in the 1950s.
Lynn Anderson attends powwows
to observe and learn more about her untraced partial Native American ancestry.
I have structured this book in two large sections: the first describes practices of the powwow
grounds; the second, the practices of the studio.
Music and the Aboriginal Recording Industry on the Northern Plains (1) s'inscrit dans la lignee de recentes contributions d'ethnomusicologues a l'etude du phenomene de l'enregistrement en studio, a des fins commerciales, de genres musicaux << traditionnels >> par des acteurs locaux.
Setting the Stage: Contest and Traditional Powwows
and the Valuing of Competition
They attend powwows
and flute shows with their instruments, she said, although this was the first time they'd been to the LCC powwow
Echoing the protocols of these first powwows
, the women's Jingle Dress dance style developed among the Ojibway Indians in the early 1900s.
According to Boye Ladd, a veteran powwow
dancer from the Ho-Chunk Nation in Wisconsin, there are rumors that some casino powwows
in California will have three- or four-million dollar purses this year.
"We are probably the most grassroots people that you'll be talking to having anything to do with putting on powwows
. We pull it off and it doesn't look like that in the end, but that's what it is.