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Wampanoag Nation: People of the First Light – Speaker/Discussion Series

July 7, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm CDT

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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 11, 2021

One event on September 2, 2021 at 4:00 pm

The Truro Historical Society is hosting a series of talks to accompany their upcoming “Wampanoag Nation: People of the First Light” exhibition.

June 9: Jennifer Weston: “Reviving the Wampanoag Language”

June 16: Andrew Lipman: “The Death and Life of Squanto”

July 7: Drew Lopenzina: “400 Years of Settlement Through an Indian’s Looking-Glass”

July 14: Voices of Indigenous Poets: Lucy Lang Day, Ben Naka-Hasebe Kingsley, Cheryl Savageau, and Ron Welburn

August 4: Lin Fisher and Paula Peters: “Native Enslavement and Settler Colonialism in Early New England

August 11: Deborah Spears Moorehead: “Eastern Woodland Traditional Storytelling”

September 2: Truro Connections Program: Red Hawk Singers and Dancers


July 7, 2021
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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