June 1, 2012

Chickasaw Nation News

In this episode, Brad Clonch and Quin Tran shine a spotlight on the new Chickasaw language channel on Chickasaw.tv. They also share the news of recent Chickasaw award winners. Glenda Galvan and Jeanne Barbour are recognized at the 2012 Oklahoma Book Awards for their collection of illustrated stories published by the Chickasaw Press-Chikasha Stories Volume 1 Shared Spirit. Vicki Penner and JoAnn Ellis are also winners at the Book Awards for their book Ilimpa'Chi'-We're Gonna Eat! And the Chickasaw Cultural Center picks up an Oklahoma Redbud Award for "Outstanding New Attraction." Plus get a sneak peek behind the curtain, as cast and crew prepare to bring Te Ata to the stage in Oklahoma and Washington, D.C.