7th Annual Rising Voices: Climate Resilience through Indigenous and Earth Sciences workshop participants gathered together at the National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, CO, May 15-17, 2019 Photo by Carlye Calvin
Students of Sheldon Clark High School, Inez, KY, at the annual awards ceremony, holding up certificates of appreciation for their work with Stories of Place in Martin County. From left: Allison Leip, Lauren Horn, Mackenzie Preston, Matt Washburn, Luke Dingess, Ava Fletcher, Destany Dalton, Amber Harris, Andrea Davis, Ricky Dials III, Chloe Hale, Christin Roberson, and Karen Rignall. Photo by Mary Hufford.
CAFTA Summit #2, Aug 24, 2019, Matewan WV. L to R: Theresa Colvin, Danille Christensen, Nicole Musgrave, Steven Kruger. Photo by Trent Reid.
Enjoying each others' art, poetry, story-telling on Saturday night in Matewan, WV, August 24, 2019, during the second regional Summit of our Central Appalachian Folk & Traditional Arts Project (CAFTA). CAFTA field workers and Advisory Board members display a remarkable range of artistic gifts...
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