‘Cowboys and Indians: A 21st Century Western’.
6:30 pm | 28 November 2018 | Middleton Hall, University of Hull
By Professor Dale Turner, Department of Native Studies, Dartmouth College, New Hampshire, USA.
This annual lecture brings prominent historians to the University to deliver lectures that connect the complexity of our past to the challenges of our present. Professor Dale Turner is a Native American Indian scholar and a British Academy Visiting Fellow, attached to the Treatied Spaces Research Cluster.
He is an Anishinaabe citizen of the Temagami First Nation of Ontario, Canada, and is a recognised expert on indigenous sovereignty, rights and spirituality. In this lecture he will examine myths of the Indian past in light of the realities of the present.