This Thursday, around many dining tables across America, before enjoying a Thanksgiving feast, heads will bow as families and friends pause to give thanks for the bounty in their lives.
Hal Cannon/Western Folklife Center
Alger Greyeyes, shown on the Navajo reservation in Arizona where he lives.
As part of "What's in a Song," an occasional series from the Western Folklife Center, we hear from Alger Greyeyes. He lives on the Navajo reservation in Arizona, and he offers a reminder of the beauty of food and the meaning of a bounty from the earth.