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WPSU & Pennsylvania State University Virtual Screening Nov. 16, 2021

November 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

In honor of Native American Heritage Month, WPSU invites you to an online screening and panel discussion of the documentary Searching for Sequoyah. The film chronicles the life and accomplishments of the legendary 19th century Cherokee visionary, Sequoyah (George Guess), through the oral stories of five modern day Sequoyah descendants.

Watch the post-screening Q&A Session below.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Online Screening 6:00 p.m.

The screening will take place over the virtual theater platform OVEE. Please create a free account prior to the screening.

Panel Discussion 7:00 p.m.

Tracy Peterson (Navajo [Diné] Nation),

Moderated by Tracy Peterson (Navajo [Diné] Nation), Director of Student Transitions and Pre-College Programs for Penn State College of Engineering and Faculty Advisor of the Penn State Indigenous People’s Student Association.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Panelist include:

Writer/Producer LeAnne Howe (Choctaw Nation)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Writer/Co-Producer/ Host Joshua Nelson (Cherokee Nation)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Penn State Associate Professor of History Julie Reed (Cherokee Nation)

Details

Date:
November 16
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
http://wpsu.psu.edu/native-american-heritage/

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