Event | Lectures and Symposia Conversation: Native American History

Date and Location

  • When: Saturday, August 31, 2019

    1:55 pm - 2:45 pm EDT

  • Where: Walter E. Washington Convention Center - History & Biography

    801 Mount Vernon Place NW, Washington, DC 20001

Part of National Book Festival; 2019 National Book Festival

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Colin G. Calloway discusses "The Indian World of George Washington: The First President, the First Americans and the Birth of the Nation" (Oxford University) and David Treuer discusses "The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present" (Riverhead) in a panel conversation moderated by Gal Beckerman.

The History & Biography Stage is sponsored by Wells Fargo.

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