Artist Will Grant (Chippewa) discusses his art featured in the American Indian Community House Gallery exhibition Seeing the Forest.
Celebrate Women's History Month with Wilma Mankiller Thursday, March 24, 2005, 6 pm
"Every Day Is a Good Day" Lecture and Book Signing
In celebration of Women's History Month, author, activist, and former principal chief of the Cherokee Nation, Wilma Mankiller (Cherokee), shares insights and stories from her latest book, Every Day Is a Good Day: Reflections by Contemporary Indigenous Women. Her lecture will be followed by a book-signing session.
Native New Yorkers: The Lenape Then and Now Lecture by Linda Poolaw Thursday, May 5, 2005, 6 pm
Linda Poolaw (Kiowa/Delaware) is a leader of the Delaware tribe, a respected Native activist, and the first Grand Chief of the Delaware of North America.In this lecture she will describe how the Lenape lived in the New York area prior to the Europeans' arrival, and how their descendants live today. This program is co-sponsored by the Friends of Hudson River Park. A light dinner will follow the lecture. Advanced reservations are encouraged. To reserve contact firstname.lastname@example.org or (212) 757-0981 ext. 205.