Author Talk with Paul Chaat Smith

PaulChaatSmithIn celebration of Native American Heritage Month, the DC Public Library is pleased to welcome Mr. Paul Chaat Smith, Associate Curator at the National Museum of the American Indian, for an author talk.

Mr. Smith, a Comanche author and essayist, has written Like a Hurricane: The Indian Movement from Alcatraz to Wounded Knee, in addition to numerous essays exploring the work of Richard Ray Whitman, Baco Ohama, Faye Heavyshield, Shellry Niro, Erica Lord and Kent Monkman.

On Tuesday, Nov. 13, he will discuss themes explored in his recent book Everything You Know about Indians is Wrong.

The event will take place in Room 220 at 7 p.m. The event is free and all are welcome to attend. For more information, call 202-727-1281.