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Surviving & Thriving: AIDS, Politics, and Culture

Native Peoples Respond to HIV/AIDS

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The drum is sounding a warning, 1992

Referencing the drum, a traditional musical instrument symbolizing for many Native nations the collective heartbeat during ceremonies and dances, this poster from the Alaska Native Health Project urged tribal leaders to share information about AIDS with their communities.

  • Publisher(s):
    Alaska Native Health Board
  • Type:
Color drawing of a circle enclosing stylized birds heads around a red dotted center.