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“Molly of Denali” Producer Has New Mexico Ties

Molly of Denali

July 19, 2019 – Correspondent Antonia Gonzales talks with producer Maya Salganek about a new PBS KIDS series developed around an animated 10-year-old Alaska Native girl, called “Molly of Denali.” The show weaves together literacy skills and Native values. It’s the first nationally distributed children’s television series to feature a Native American lead character. Salganek was born and raised in Santa Fe.

Guest:
Maya Salganek, interstitial producer, “Molly of Denali”