Sponsored by Onondaga Community College
This traveling exhibit is titled, “Not Your Indians Anymore: Alcatraz and the Red Power Movement, 1969-1971,” curated Dr. Kent Blansett, a Native scholar and an assistant professor of History and Native American Studies at the University of Nebraska in Omaha. It will open on October 26th and close Sunday, January 20th, 2019. An official opening reception will take place on Wednesday, November 28th, 2018 beginning at 5:30pm. The evening will include a book talk by Curator Dr. Kent Blansett on his latest book, which is the first published autobiography of Richard Oakes, entitled: A Journey to Freedom: Richard Oakes, Alcatraz, and the Red Power Movement. The gift shop will have copies available for purchase. The opening reception is free and open to the public.
Images shown courtesy of the Omaha World-Herald.