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Native music goes missing in the mainstream
Native music goes missing in the mainstream (November 12, 2019)

Native music remains in a cultural ghetto, unheard by most people, unmarketed by the major music companies and alien to a world which is in desperate needs of its power and beauty.


The Conversation: A long overdue for Cherokee actor Wes Studi
The Conversation: A long overdue for Cherokee actor Wes Studi (July 10, 2019)

Wes Studi will make Oscar history by receiving an Academy of Motion Pictures honorary award in October 2019.


Oscars see a bit of diversity on stage with Native presenter and performance
Oscars see a bit of diversity on stage with Native presenter and performance (March 5, 2018)

Hollywood isn't a place where Native Americans will find a lot of opportunities but some signs of change were seen during the industry's biggest night of the year.


Cherokee actor Wes Studi selected as presenter for Oscar ceremony
Cherokee actor Wes Studi selected as presenter for Oscar ceremony (February 28, 2018)

Actor Wes Studi, a citizen of the Cherokee Nation, will be one of the presenters at the 90th Academy Awards.


Casting Call: Putting Native actors to work on 'Scalped' project
Casting Call: Putting Native actors to work on 'Scalped' project (May 7, 2015)

A critically-acclaimed comic is being adapted for television -- will Native actors be cast in any roles?


Wes Studi, Cherokee, to join Hall of Great Western Performers
Wes Studi, Cherokee, to join Hall of Great Western Performers (April 19, 2013)

Actor Wes Studi, a member of the Cherokee Nation, will be inducted into the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum’s Hall of Great Western Performers on Saturday. Studi is known...


Opinion: Wes Studi shilling for developers of controversial mine
Opinion: Wes Studi shilling for developers of controversial mine (September 22, 2011)

"As much time as we spend watching movies, it's easy to believe that actors take jobs because they identify with some part of a film. The wool was ripped from...