Anton Truer, PhD, joins us for a discussion about his new book, ‘The Assassination of Hole in the Day’, one of the most notable Native political leaders of the 19th century. We also talk about Ojibwe language revitalization, oral tradition and The Academy.
After decades of gathering materials, Jean-Nickolaus Tretter has donated his considerable collection to the University’s Special Collections and Rare Books library. One of the largest private collections of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) materials in the world. The Tretter Collection also has the first collection of Native LGBT (Two Spirit) materials in the world.
Robert J Miller is the author of NATIVEAMERICA, DISCOVEREDANDCONQUERED: THOMASJEFFERSON, LEWISANDCLARK, ANDMANIFESTDESTINY, (Praeger Publishers, September 2006), in paperback, (University of Nebraska Press, April 2008).
Professor Miller worked with the Stoel Rives law firm 1992-1995 and practiced Indian law with Hobbs, Straus, Dean Walker in 1995-1999. Immediately upon graduating, Professor Miller clerked for Judge Diarmuid O’Scannlain, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.