Two authors discuss how marginalized populations are reclaiming their stories and pushing back against a society that affirms its cultural and spiritual self-worth by denying affirmation to others. Understanding that racial inequality results when a people’s history is hidden, Sanchez discusses years of academic research.
|Where:||UA Library - Special Collections (Seats 100)|
|When:||Sat, Mar 10, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm|
|Signing area:||Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)|
|Genres:||History / Biography, Science / Medicine / Technology|
Chip Colwell is Senior Curator of Anthropology at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science. He has published more than 50 academic articles and book chapters, and 10 books, most recently "Plundered Skulls and Stolen Spirits: Inside the Fight to Reclaim Native America’s Culture....
Dr. Tani D. Sanchez, author of "Didn't Come From Nothing: An African American Story of Life," is an Associate professor of Africana Studies at the University of Arizona. She has an interest in racial representations in the media and in the study of African American history and culture....