We are fortunate to have the presence of many formidable local and regional artists, activists and storytellers who will be sharing their experience and insight at events throughout the festival.
Professor of Motion Design, Animation, 3d Modeling and History of Visual Communication @ NAU
Entertainer, hobbyist, and small-time funny lady that is just happy to be included.
Explorer & author
Master of ceremonies, performance artist and community organizer
Diné Filmmaker, Director, Cinematographer, Editor, and Writer.
Lifelong music lover, loves to incite dancing across the globe
Advocate and activist for migrant’s rights
Headphone user, Flag lover and smack talker
Project lead for the Lowell NSF Grant project @ NAU
Founder of Battalion Search & Rescue, Marine Corps Veteran
Artist, Owner of the HeART Box
Director, Native American Cultural Center for the Office of Native American Initiatives at NAU
President of Northern Arizona Book Festival, Arizona Daily Sun and FlagLive contributor & bookseller
Author, explorer, and defender of wild places
Explorer & Drinking Horn Meadery host
An immigrants’ rights activist, a musician, and author.
Percussionist, music teacher, and visual artist