Traverse Talks With Sueann Ramella Insightful conversations to connect and learn about the humanity in us by exploring culture, identity and art. Hosted by Northwest Public Broadcasting's Sueann Ramella.
Traverse Talks With Sueann Ramella

Traverse Talks With Sueann Ramella

From Northwest Public Broadcasting

Insightful conversations to connect and learn about the humanity in us by exploring culture, identity and art. Hosted by Northwest Public Broadcasting's Sueann Ramella.

Most Recent Episodes

Captive Returns Home: The Story Of Wetxuuwíitin – With Chairman Sam Penney

Imagine a stranger took your family's heirlooms and then offered you an opportunity to purchase them back before selling them at auction. In 1993, the Nez Perce tribe raised $608,100... Continue Reading Captive Returns Home: The Story Of Wetxuuwíitin – With Chairman Sam Penney

Captive Returns Home: The Story Of Wetxuuwíitin – With Chairman Sam Penney

Psilocybin: Psychology, Policy and Possibilities – With Sam Chapman

What do you really know about psilocybin, commonly known as magic mushrooms? Research on the substance has lagged behind in the U.S. but, recent grassroots movements and a non-profit in... Continue Reading Psilocybin: Psychology, Policy and Possibilities – With Sam Chapman

Using Her Bassoon To Elevate Indigenous Voices – With Composer Dr. Jacqueline Wilson (Yakama)

Can an instrument suit your personality? Dr. Jacqueline Wilson of Yakama would say so. She believes her personality fits best with a large, low sounding, double reed woodwind instrument: the... Continue Reading Using Her Bassoon To Elevate Indigenous Voices – With Composer Dr. Jacqueline Wilson (Yakama)

Using Her Bassoon To Elevate Indigenous Voices – With Composer Dr. Jacqueline Wilson (Yakama)

Tales Of A Weed Worker – With Botanist Rich Old

Tales Of A Weed Worker – With Botanist Rich Old

When you cross paths with a wild animal, oftentimes you notice it and recognize it by name. Can you do the same with plants? Rich Old can. He has a... Continue Reading Tales Of A Weed Worker – With Botanist Rich Old

You Inherited A House Full Of Stuff. What's Next? – With Estate Services Owner Rich Old

Grieving the loss of a loved one is already hard enough. To make matters worse, many people have no idea where to begin when dealing with the material items left... Continue Reading You Inherited A House Full Of Stuff. What's Next? – With Estate Services Owner Rich Old

You Inherited A House Full Of Stuff. What's Next? – With Estate Services Owner Rich Old

Would You Sacrifice Humanity For A Chance At Divinity – With Author Zoe Hana Mikuta

Zoe Hana Mikuta is a young author of the YA science fiction novel "Gearbreakers" and its recent sequel "Godslayers". She started writing this series while still in high school, featuring... Continue Reading Would You Sacrifice Humanity For A Chance At Divinity – With Author Zoe Hana Mikuta

Would You Sacrifice Humanity For A Chance At Divinity – With Author Zoe Hana Mikuta

Navigating Rough Waters And Tough Conversations – With Outdoor Writer And Guide Emerald LaFortune

Emerald LaFortune grew up being lured into the wilderness by her parents who placed little pieces of candy in the middle of a hiking trail to guide her along. Now,... Continue Reading Navigating Rough Waters And Tough Conversations – With Outdoor Writer And Guide Emerald LaFortune

Navigating Rough Waters And Tough Conversations – With Outdoor Writer And Guide Emerald LaFortune

Seeing People As They Are, Not How They Look – With Inclusion & Disability Expert Sara Minkara

Sara Minkara lost her sight at the age of seven but gained a greater awareness of herself and the world around her. Because she can't interact with labels from a... Continue Reading Seeing People As They Are, Not How They Look – With Inclusion & Disability Expert Sara Minkara

Seeing People As They Are, Not How They Look – With Inclusion & Disability Expert Sara Minkara

Is Your Brain Like A Computer? – With Retired Major General Sarah Zabel

Sarah Zabel is a retired U.S. Air Force major general and former vice director of the U.S. Defense Information Systems Agency. After witnessing one of her best friends experience a... Continue Reading Is Your Brain Like A Computer? – With Retired Major General Sarah Zabel

Is Your Brain Like A Computer? – With Retired Major General Sarah Zabel

Celebrating The Life And Legacy Of Sandy Williams

In this re-released episode of Traverse Talks with Sueann Ramella recorded in April 2021, Sandy Williams shares her life story growing up in the predominantly white Inland Northwest as a... Continue Reading Celebrating The Life And Legacy Of Sandy Williams