Saturday, October 26, 2019
Colloquium | October 26 | 4-5:30 p.m. | Shorb House, Latinx Research Center
Tom Biolsi, Professor of Ethnic Studies, UC Berkeley
This talk will be based on Prof. Biolsis recently published book, Power and Progress on the Prairie, which traces the history of modernization, improvement, or progress on Rosebud Reservation. The central question of the book is how ideas about making things better were invented and applied to the peopleboth Indian and whiteand the land.