Indian Country Today
Jemez Pueblo potter Kathleen Wall tells about her ceramic figures that helped raise money for a good cause. Plus a new face at ICT. We meet Chris Aadland about his latest reporting
Sept. 27, 2021
Kathleen Wall, Jemez Pueblo, received the New Mexico Governor’s Award for Artistic Excellence. She is a graduate of the Institute of American Indian Arts and recently raised thousands of dollars for the school after four of her ceramic figures were purchased by the Detroit Art Museum.
A brand new face to our newscast. Chris Aadland is Ojibwe and a shared ICT reporter with our partners at Underscore News. He’s from the Red Lake and Leech Lake nations and will soon move to Portland, Oregon, where he will cover Native communities in the Pacific Northwest. He’s on the show to talk about tribes who were ahead of the curve in mandating COVID-19 vaccines.
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