Western States Arts Federation

Indigenous History & Resilience

This series focuses on different aspects of Oregon’s contemporary Tribal culture and explores how traditional ways of life have continued forward throughout colonization and settlement of Oregon. This collection of writings and interviews showcases the history and resiliency of Oregon’s First Peoples.

Writer Steph Littlebird is an enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde and photographer Joe Cantrell is Cherokee.

PRESS ABOUT THIS SERIES

KEY SPONSORS
Seeding Justice/MRG Foundation
Collins Foundation
Oregon Cultural Trust
Fred W. Fields Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation

Reimagining the museum with a Native lens

Steph Littlebird’s series “Indigenous Resilience in Oregon” continues with a feature on the Chachalu Museum and Cultural Center.

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