Preserving History- Protecting the Future
Last updated 11/14/2016 at 4:38pm
My name is Storm Stoker, I am the daughter of Crying Wind, columnist for Indian Life, author and life long activist for indigenous people. I was invited to be a guest speaker at the ATALM Conference (Association of Tribal Archives, Libraries and Museums) near Phoenix, Arizona and luckily my mother was able to join me.
The Conference was being held at the Sheraton Wild Horse Pass Resort, which is owned by the Gila River Indian Community. It is a beautiful resort with murals and decor created by the Akimel O'otham (Pima) and PeePosh (Maricopa) people.
ATALM is the largest conferenc...