Learn about Native American culture, customs, stories, and dances from Eddie Madril, a member of the Pascua Yaqui tribe of Southern Arizona and Northern Sonora Mexico. Eddie is an active member of the Native American Community and represents his culture as a dancer, singer, teacher, playwright, and filmmaker.
For the past 20 years, his involvement and commitment to native heritage has provided him with the opportunity to share a wealth of information amongst diverse communities. His work has included residencies in Bay Area schools, working with students and encouraging the development of appreciation and respect for American Indian dance, music, culture, history, art, and sign language.
Content Connections: History and Social Science, Geography, Native American Studies, Performing and Fine Arts