RUMBLE: Native Americans in Pop and the Classroom

Date TBA
Rumble: Native Americans in Pop and the Classroom


Christina Fon

Rezolution Pictures

Catherine Bainbridge

Rezolution Pictures

Smithsonian Curator of Music John Troutman, Rumble director Catherine Bainbridge and RRFF director Bill Carbone explore the Native American influence in American popular music and introduce the standards-aligned education materials that accompany Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked The World. They'll show how footage of Buffy Sainte-Marie, Johnny Cash, Jimi Hendrix, and the Black Eyed Peas can help Social Studies, ELA, History and other teachers engage students in discussions of indigenous people.

Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Level: Basic Understanding