This is How We Gather

This is How We Gather

This is How We Gather Every September, AIANTA produces the American Indian Tourism Conference (AITC), a gathering of tribal enterprises, Native-owned businesses and tourism professionals from around the country.   “Dreams gather quickly like Spring crows,...
Words of Welcome

Words of Welcome

Words of Welcome As we approach the one month mark before the start of the 21st annual American Indian Tourism Conference in Tulsa, Oklahoma, we look forrward to welcoming delegates from many of the sovereign nations around the United States. With so many tourism...
We the People

We the People

We the People The summer months are an excellent time to rest, recreate and spend some much-needed quality time with the family . Whether your family consists of one or two key relatives, a group of 100 (or more) aunts, uncles, siblings and cousins, or extends beyond...
How Do You Say Mother?

How Do You Say Mother?

How Do You Say Mother? With Mother’s Day on the horizon, we queried our tribes and other language experts on how to address female family members in their Native languages.  (We extend warm thanks to everyone who helped contribute to this and all our indigenous...
Native American Moon Names

Native American Moon Names

Native American Moon Names With the coming of spring, we at AIANTA decided to do a little moongazing. Obviously, with 573 federally recognized tribes, Native Hawaiians and even more state-recognized tribes throughout the country there is a nearly limitless supply of...