The Meaning of Powwow featuring Iisaaksiichaa Braine on NBC Nightly Films

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Aired on November 30, 2022, NBC Nightly Films featured AIS Lecturer, Iisaaksiichaa Braine, who shared knowledge on powwow history and meaning.

From NBC Nightly Films, part one of this two-part series, "For centuries, Native tribes have passed down their traditions of song, dance and gathering in community. Today, Native peoples across the United States and Canada continue to gather in Powwows to celebrate their culture and history and share those traditions. For Indigenous People’s month, a look into these important gatherings, the meaning behind them and what can be learned from these traditions."

Watch part one here.