Tag Archives: National Museum of the American Indian

Chawaytiri/Inka Road/Tinkay Ceremony

This week I attended a Smithsonian slide show talk and movie that Jose Barreiro, the assistant director of research, gave about his November 2010 journey on the Inka Road with the Chawaytiri, a Quechua-speaking community of weavers and herders in … Continue reading

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Hula

Being a dance aficionado, I was very interested to check out Hawaii Day at the National Museum of the American Indian earlier this summer. There were dance performances throughout the day that re-piqued my interest in hula. Until recently, the … Continue reading

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