Event Details

Harmony and Disharmony: the Struggle for Freedom, Sovereignty, and Self-Determination among Native American Voices of Wounded Knee, Vermillion

Virtual and In person
October 14, 2021
Starts at 4:00 pm, ends at 5:00 pm

The lessons of the 1973 Wounded Knee Occupation are as crucial as ever in the twenty-first century, as Native American communities persevere to maintain identities, demand rights as sovereign nations, and strive toward self-determination. This presentation offers a look into the complexities of the legacy of the occupation through a series of oral history clips, transcript excerpts, photographs, and other materials.

Zoom link: https://usd.zoom.us/j/95301459519

Scholars: Samuel Herley, Ph.D., & Tawa Ducheneaux

Venue Address: University Libraries, University of South Dakota, 2nd floor, 414 E Clark St, Vermillion

Sponsored By: USD – University Libraries

For more information, contact: Danielle De Jager-Loftus <Danielle.loftus@usd.edu>