Free

White Supremacist Roots of the Second Amendment

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

First Unitarian Society

900 Mount Curve Avenue

Minneapolis, MN 55403

View Map

Event description

Description

The public is invited to a lecture by Dr. Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, emeritus professor of history, lifelong human rights activist and celebrated author of An Indigenous People's History of the United States, Beacon Pr, 2015. Dr. Dunbar-Ortiz is touring currently to discuss her latest book, Loaded: A Disarming History of the Second Amendment, City Lights books, 2018.

Please arrive at 5:30 to enjoy a light supper from the Sioux Chef. Dr. Dunbar-Ortiz will sign books before and after her lecture, which begins at 7pm.

The event is presented by First Unitarian Society of Minneapolis, Northland Sustainable Solutions, The Metro Chapter of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and Birchbark books. Funds to support Dr. Dunbar-Ortiz's lecture were generously made available by a grant from the Elizabeth A. Ewen's John E. Forichette memorial trust.

PARKING NOTES: There is ample on-street parking both on the Mount Curve Ave side of the building ("upper", main entrance) on nearby side streets in the Kenwood neighborhood. The back, "lower" entrance of the Society, i.e, facing the Walker Art museum's side yard, will also be accessible that evening; nearby this entrance, there is pay parking at the parade stadium lot and the Walker Art museum ramp. Note-there is an elevator from the lower entrance to bring you to the reception and to the lecture (assembly) hall.

Also, the Society is close to several buslines; please visit www.metrotransit.org.

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

First Unitarian Society

900 Mount Curve Avenue

Minneapolis, MN 55403

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved