Poetry poetry music video

Walking Down Franklin Avenue – TiWakan

TiWakan performs this Friday April 7 at The Cedar Cultural Center with Roma di Luna and the Prairie Fire Lady Choir, a benefit for No DAPL. Here’s a video of my poem “Walking Down Franklin Avenue”, which we shot while I was walking down Franklin Avenue in south Minneapolis last fall.  More videos at our Oyate Hotanin YouTube channel.  Subscribe if you like!


Events & Performances

The Buffalo Show premieres April 25 at BLB Theater!

Exciting News!

Oyate Hotanin & Pangea World Theater present The Buffalo Show, hosted by myself,  Strong Buffalo, Sisseton Wahpeton Dakota, and my trusty sidekick, The Custard Kid – premieres Tuesday April 25 at The Bryant Lake Bowl Theater in Minneapolis.  With special guest videos by Native comedian Tonia Jo Hall aka “Auntie Beachress”, puppeteer & Dakota language artist Redwing Thomas, and a live appearance by Lakota curator Heidi Inman, (Slideshow: In Progress Exhibit “Honoring the Protectors” – No DAPL)  7pm. Tickets $10/ $8 advance, available at Bryant Lake Bowl Theater.  Buffalo Show episodes videotaped for later broadcast on our Oyate Hotanin YouTube Channel.