A History of the Dakota POW Letters Tuesday, May 21, 6:00PM - 7:30PM Hjemkomst Center | Free Admission
Join us for a free lecture from Dakota Studies professor and Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate Tribal Elder Dr. Clifford Canku. One of the authors of Dakota Prisoner of War Letters: Dakota Kaskapi Okicize Wowapi, Canku delivers a history of the 1862 U.S. - Dakota War and an introduction to his work researching and translating the Dakota Prisoner of War Letters.
Admission is FREE and open to the public, though we appreciate visitors reserving their seats in advance. Seats may be reserved here. Refreshments will be served.
This event is offered with support from the Science Museum of Minnesota and the Institute of Museum and Library Services in conjunction with our current exhibition, RACE: Are We So Different?