Archive for October, 2011

African-Native American Lives in America

Posted in mixed history, mixed media on October 18, 2011 by jerlina

A few months ago when I went to Seattle I saw posters for this exhibit, held at the Northwest African American Museum. I wanted to go but didn’t get around to it. Darn, I really should have gone. Well, this is a descroption of the exhibit:

From the Smithsonian comes an important and enlightening exhibition about the intersection of American Indian and African American people and cultures. IndiVisible: African-Native American Lives in the Americas explores historical and contemporary stories of peoples and communities whose shared histories are woven into the fabric of American identity, but whose presence has long been invisible to many in the U.S.