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Neighborhood Matters: Native Boston

Date/time: 
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 12:00pm
Location: 
Snell Library Room 90
Type: 
Film Screenings

Neighborhood Matters: Native Boston
Special Guests:
Nicholas Brown, Associate Teaching Professor Northeastern School of Architecture

 J. Cedric Woods, Ph.D, Director Institute for New England Native American Studies UMass Boston

Join us for a screening of an excerpt from “Mashpee Nine: The Beat Goes On,” a story of injustice, outrage, activism, and vindication that emboldened cultural pride and integrity for the Wampanoag in Mashpee, Massachusetts nearly 40 years ago. The screening will be followed by a conversation, facilitated by Nicholas Brown of  A People’s Guide to Firsting and Lasting in Boston

Neighborhood Matters is a series that celebrates the ways in which community groups have shaped the neighborhoods surrounding the Northeastern campus. This series is co-curated by the Northeastern Center for the Arts and the Archives and Special Collections at the Northeastern University Library. See More At: Neighborhood Matters