Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Dr. Andrew Frank to Speak on Trail of Tears

On Thursday, July 28, Dr. Andrew Frank, author of numerous books and articles on American Indian culture, removal, and history, will speak about race and identity during the late 18th and early 19th centuries.

Dr. Frank's presentation is part of a Trail of Tears Teachers' Workshop, sponsored by the Russell Cave National Monument in Fort Payne, Alabama. Chattanooga State and the Augusta R. Kolwyck library are excited to offer this opportunity to hear a renowned expert discuss the historical and cultural implications of the Trail of Tears.

Details of the event are:

Dr. Andrew Frank, speaker
"Native American Race and Identity During the Trail of Tears" 
Thursday, July 28
1:30 PM
Health Sciences Center, Room 1085

The presentation is FREE and open to the public.


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