This is a past event.

BigRead - There, There Book Club: Exploring a Book by Indigenous Author Tommy Orange

Uploaded by Jake
Join ISM discussion of There, There by Tommy Orange. Explore the shared history of 12 contemporary Native characters that come together at the Big Oakland Powwow. The story interweaves a variety of Native voices that shed light into the complex history of urban Native communities. Readers will gain insight into the trauma and history of relocation and removal while learning more about contemporary issues facing urban Native peoples. Registration required for both dates. Online Jan 25 at 6:30 pm. In-person at Dickson Mounds March 25 at 2:00 pm. Contact events@illinoisstatemuseum.org or (217) 782-0061 for information.

Venue Details

Nearby

Comments (0)

Add a comment

Add a Comment