Native Talk Arizona Radio Show

Native Talk Arizona presents interviews and discussions regarding current events, health, social, and cultural matters of interest to urban Native Americans, as well as performances of new and traditional Native American music.

Native Talk Arizona is broadcasted Tuesday nights at 7:06 p.m. MST, on radiophoenix.org, with a encore broadcast Thursday afternoons at 4:06 p.m. Native Talk Arizona podcasts are also available to download on Spotify, iTunes Podcasts, and MixCloud.

The views and opinions expressed by guests of Native Talk Arizona are those of the guests and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of Native Talk Arizona or NATIVE HEALTH.

“Indian Car” used with permission by Keith Secola.

Meet our host, Lanasha Puati

Yá’át’ééh ( hello)
Shik’éí dóó shidine’é (my family and my people, friends)
Shí éí Lanasha yinishyé (I am Lanasha)
Kin ł ichii’nii nishłį́ (I am the Red House Clan)
Tódích’íí’nii bashishchiin (Born for the Bitter Water Clan)
Táchii’nii dashicheii (My maternal grandfather is Red Running Into the Water People Clan)
Ta’neeszahnii dashinalí (My paternal grandfather is Tangle Clan)
Ákót’éego diné asdzáán nishłį́ (In this way, I am a Navajo woman)
Ahéhee’ (Thank you)
 
 
Lanasha Puati works at NATIVE HEALTH in the Communications Department and is the host for Native Talk Arizona, Tuesdays at 7:06 p.m. Lanasha is Navajo from Northern Arizona. She grew up on the Navajo reservation in LeChee near Page. She is married with two daughters. Her husband is Angolan and Portuguese, born in Luanada, Angola. Since their family is tied together by two very different cultures, her passion is raising their kids culturally rich in both cultures. As her role in hosting Native Talk Arizona she is ready to learn and share many resources available for the community and highlight as many native entrepreneurs and artists.
 

Want to be a guest?

Please call (602) 279-5262, ext. 3111 or email: Slevy@nachci.com to arrange an interview. Keep in mind, we typically record interviews one week in advance, so let us know of your interest as early as possible to get on the schedule.

 

Native Talk Arizona Guests

2021 Native Talk Arizona Interviews

For previous interviews please visit: https://www.mixcloud.com/nativehealthphoenix

Native Talk Arizona – airdate: 06/22/2021

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Native Talk Arizona – airdate: 06/15/2021

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Native Talk Arizona – airdate: 06/08/2021

Listen to this episode from Native Talk Arizona on Spotify. Tonight’s guests include:Jerry Jondreau and Katy Bresette, owners and operators of Dynamite Hill Farms will tell us about indigenous food production.

Native Talk Arizona – airdate: 06/01/2021

Listen to this episode from Native Talk Arizona on Spotify. Tonight on Native Talk Arizona, we’ll talk with internationally acclaimed multi award winners, Sihasin.

Native Talk Arizona – airdate: 05/25/2021

Listen to this episode from Native Talk Arizona on Spotify. Guests include:* Diana L. Dunnigan, MD, Medical Director and Pediatrician, at NATIVE HEALTH, who will discuss COVID vaccines, available at NATIVE HEALTH.

Native Talk Arizona – airdate: 05/18/2021

Listen to this episode from Native Talk Arizona on Spotify. Guests include:Xavier Pelaez about the Arizona Department of Economic Security’s Veterans Service ProgramDanielle Goldtooth, Mixologist at Wild Arizona CuisineNadine Groenig talks to us about the Save Our Schools Arizona NetworkMarlena Robbins, owner of Nahasdzaan PigmentsSupport the show (https://www.nativehealthphoenix.org/donate/)

Native Talk Arizona – airdate: 05-11-2021

Listen to this episode from Native Talk Arizona on Spotify. Guests include:Stacey Mortensen, Division Vice President with the American Lung Association in Arizona Grammy Nominated Indigenous Artist, Aaron WhiteDaris Laffoon, Miss Indian Arizona presidentRochelle Garcia, Maker-Baker-Creator of Blue Corn Custom Designs Support the show (https://www.nativehealthphoenix.org/donate/)

Native Talk Arizona – airdate 05/04/2021

Listen to this episode from Native Talk Arizona on Spotify. In honor of the National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Native Women and Girls on May 5, Native Talk Arizona will talk with Valaura Imus-Nahsonhoya, Founder and Executive Director of Honwungsi Consulting Services, LLC.Support the show (https://www.nativehealthphoenix.org/donate/)

Native Talk Arizona – airdate 04/27/2021

Listen to this episode from Native Talk Arizona on Spotify. Tonight, on Native Talk Arizona, host Lanasha Puati speaks to: Tiffaney Isaacson about Water Safety MonthSunshine Coronado will tell us about Brazilian Jujitsu.

Native Talk Arizona – airdate: 04/20/2021

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Native Talk Arizona – airdate 04/13/2021

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Native Talk Arizona – airdate 04/06/2021

Listen to this episode from Native Talk Arizona on Spotify. Native Talk Arizona host Lanasha Puati will speak with:Cheryl Crazy Bull – President and CEO of the American Indian College FundCC Hovie – Communications Manager for Strong Hearts Native HelplineRandy Kemp – Native American performing artistSupport the show (https://www.nativehealthphoenix.org/donate/)

Native Talk Arizona – airdate 03-30-2021

Listen to this episode from Native Talk Arizona on Spotify. Host Lanasha Puati speaks with: Latashia Redhouse, American Indian Foods Program Director for the Intertribal Agriculture CouncilVerna Volker will talk to us about Native Women Running.

Native Talk Arizona – airdate 03/23/2021

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Native Talk Arizona – airdate: 03/16/2021

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Native Talk Arizona – airdate 03/09/2021

Listen to this episode from Native Talk Arizona on Spotify. Host Lanasha Puati will talk to:Tom Kaye, co-founder of Hopi ReliefRenetto-Mario Etsitty, owner of the Rez, an Urban EateryMaisie Herman will tell us about the NATIVE HEALTH Maternal Child Health ProgramJennifer Berg, founder of Native KnitterSupport the show (https://www.nativehealthphoenix.org/donate/)

Airdate 03-02-2021

Listen to this episode from Native Talk Arizona on Spotify. Host Lanasha Puati will talk with Diana L. Dunnigan, MD, Medical Director and Pediatrician at NATIVE HEALTH, about the COVID-19 Vaccine. Lanasha will also chat with Chef Nephi Craig.Support the show (https://www.nativehealthphoenix.org/donate/)

Native Talk Arizona – airdate 02/23/2021

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