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Vance Blacksmith

April 4, 2019 @ 3:00 pm

The History & Culture of the Lakota

Blacksmith, who teaches at the Oglala Lakota College on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota, is an expert in the history, culture, philosophy, and spirituality of the Lakota people. He will discuss core concepts of the origin and the afterlife according to Lakota philosophy; Lakota Star Knowledge; the power and symbolism of the Medicine Wheel; and concepts of synchronicity. The Hutchins Library will exhibit Lakota artifacts in conjunction with this talk.

Details

Date:
April 4, 2019
Time:
3:00 pm
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Venue

Phelps Stokes
212 Chestnut St.
Berea, KY 40404 United States
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Website:
https://www.berea.edu/campus-map/phelps-stokes/

Organizer

Berea College Convocations
Phone:
859-985-3965
Email:
convo@berea.edu