Plundered Skulls and Stolen Spirits with Chip Colwell

Chip Colwell Event
Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 6:00pm

Senior Curator of Anthropology at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science is at the Bookworm to discuss the fight to reclaim Native America‚Äôs culture. Five decades ago, Native American leaders launched a crusade against museums to reclaim their sacred objects. Plundered Skulls and Stolen Spirits dives into the controversy over the rights of heritage, while following four objects as they were created, collected, and then returned to their sources. Be a part of the conversation that affects all areas of our land and our people.

Plundered Skulls and Stolen Spirits: Inside the Fight to Reclaim Native America's Culture Cover Image
ISBN: 9780226298993
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: University of Chicago Press - March 8th, 2017