An Afternoon Talk with Debbie Reese and Princess Lucaj-Johnson about the Advocacy of American Indian Children’s Literature
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Join UCLA’s American Indian Studies Center for an afternoon talk focusing on the importance of teaching children about American Indians through appropriate children’s literature and animated programs. Dr. Debbie Reese (Nambé Pueblo), a critic and scholar and founder of the blog American Indians in Children’s Literature, and Princess Lucaj-Johnson (Neets’aii Gwich’in) a producer of PBS’ Molly of Denali, will lead the talk, and UCLA graduate student Clementine Bordeaux (Sicangu Lakota Oyate) will moderate.
Hosted by the UCLA American Indian Studies Center. Co-sponsored by the Tataviam Band of Mission Indians.