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Heartbeat of The Forest

Jun 24 2014

A girl interprets her vision and hearing about the village where she comes from, the Wa tribe in China, and the imagery of the village and movements of villagers are like a documentary vividly presented within her mind. The Wa tribe is undergoing the cultural transformation, and Wa wood drum becomes the crucial cultural element for them to reclaim and preserve what they have missed from the ancestors.

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Hogan - Indian Traditional House

Jun 24 2014

Along the road to Grand Canyon, there stand many a six-sided or eight-sided wooden house. They are called "Hogan", the traditional house of Navajo people.

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Sheikh Mohammed Center for Cultural Understanding

Dec 12 2014

The Sheikh Mohammed Center for Cultural Understanding is a non-profit organization with the philosophy of "open doors, open minds". It was established in 1988, with the aim to raise awareness and demystify the local culture and customs of the United Arab Emirates. Dubai, the capital city of the UAE, used to play as an important trading spot for wood and wood used to be widely applied in people's daily lives.

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The Menominee Cultural Museum

Nov 27 2014

The Menominee Cultural Museum in Keshena was opened in Nov. 2011. Artifacts of the tribe from the past and present are in display. It took the organizers nearly 20 years to put it together and establish the museum, and they are working to educate the general public about the culture of the tribe.

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