We Are Still Here: Photographs of the American Indian Movement, Exhibit Opening Reception
A public reception will open "We Are Still Here: Photographs of the American Indian Movement," an exhibit of photographs by Dick Bancroft, activist and photographer with the American Indian Movement from 1970 to 1981. During his time with AIM, Bancroft took photos of the takeovers of federal buildings, the founding of survival schools in the Twin Cities, the Wounded Knee trials, The Longest Walk of Survival and bringing American Indian voices to the United Nations. At 7 p.m. join Bancroft and journalist Laura Waterman Wittstock, who interviewed AIM participants, for a presentation drawn from their new book "We Are Still Here: A History of the American Indian Movement in Photographs" (MHS Press, May 2013.) Refreshments will be available.