Wednesday, March 3, 2021
IAS Presents Beyond Assimilation and Resistance: Očhéti Šakówiŋ Peoplehood Past, Present, and Future
Friday, March 5 | 10:00 - 11:30 am CST via Zoom
Featuring: Chris Pexa, American Indian Studies, CLA; Jim Rock, Dakhóta scholar; and Lakȟóta Wičaȟčala, Lakȟóta scholar
This event is an open conversation around Chris Pexa’s book, Translated Nation: Rewriting the Dakhóta Oyáte, which examines literary works and oral histories by Dakhóta intellectuals and is a critical tool for correcting the misrepresentations these communities have endured within the violent settler colonial state.