Legacies: Native Americans and Boarding Schools
November 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Come watch the documentary And Our Mothers Cried, and be inspired by Amanda Cobb-Greetham’s research on on resiliency within boarding school communities. Learn how you can join in a service project for children currently attending a boarding school.
This lecture is part of Norman Cultural Connection’s Compassion Around the World lecture series and is made possible by a generous donation from the Chickasaw Nation.
Amanda Cobb-Greetham, Professor and Department Chair of American Indian Studies at the University of Oklahoma and Director of the Native Nations Center, won the American Book Award for Listening to Our Grandmothers’ Stories: The Bloomfield Academy for Chickasaw Females.