with Native American cultural representatives from far Northwestern California


This website was inspired by Káruk medicine man Charlie "Red Hawk" Thom (1928-2013) 

and is organized according to the different meanings of Charlie's ancestral name, "Walking Backwards"


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Funding for the production of this project has been received from the Nathan Cummings Foundation,

the Richard & Roberta Cummings Family Fund, and the Humboldt Area Foundation's Native Cultures Fund