Maidu Museum & Historic Site Night Out at the Museum March 21
02/25/2015 05:03PM ● Published by Brenna McGowan
Enjoy a reception for The Lettered Life of a Mountain Maidu Woman: An Archival Portrait of Marie Mason Potts, presented by guest curator Terri Castaneda, Professor of Cultural Anthropology at CSU Sacramento.
Castaneda has written several articles about Marie Potts and is currently writing a book about her life. This new exhibit documents the uncommon life story of Marie Mason Potts, from her birth to the final decades of her life, when she gained state and national prominence as a writer, newspaper editor and spokesperson on behalf of Maidu, Native Californian and American Indian cultural traditions and rights.
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Post information courtesy of Maidu Museum & Historic Site.