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Echoes of the American Revolution: Land, Liberty and Loss | October 10, 2022
October 10, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
For Indigenous Peoples Day, join Overlook Mountain Center (OMC) and Humanities NY (HNY) for Echoes of the American Revolution: Land, Liberty and Loss. A free, public reading and discussion program will be offered at a 2hr session, with special guest speaker and reading topic.
The project is grounded in the historical and ongoing intersections between racial justice, including the centuries-long deprivations endured by Indigenous and Native Americans, and the evolution of the American landscape. “Land, Liberty, and Loss” is meant to prompt reflection on assumptions about the human connectedness between the natural and built environments, and to allow us to reconsider in a holistic sense how the Revolution that resulted in the United States connects to or disrupts indigenous histories, our use of natural resources, political development, and national expansion
Session Title: Echoes of Loss; Lost Culture, Language, Art & Science
Facilitator: Glenn Kreisberg
Speaker: Chief Vincent Mann
Reading : Across the Great Border Fault by Kevin T. Dann
Preface and Introduction
Full program link:
Event Duration: 2 hours
Level of Difficulty: Easy
Leader(s): Glenn Kreisberg
Registration required by 10/08/2022. Use registration form below to register.
Dogs allowed: No
Questions about this event can be directed to: Overlookmountaincenter@gmail.com or (845) 417-8384
Covid-19 Guidelines: We ask participants to socially distance, to be vaccinated and to cancel if they or members of their household are or have been ill with covid-like symptoms within the past ten days. Other guidelines may apply, depending on event. The event leader will inform participants.
Driving Directions: West Hurley Public Library
42 Clover Street, West Hurley, NY 12491
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