Stick around after the film for a discussion about Charles Eastman with ASU American Indian Studies Associate Professor Dr. David Martinez (Gila River Pima), author of Dakota Philosopher: Charles Eastman and American Indian Thought.
This documentary follows Kate Beane, a young Dakota woman, as she examines the extraordinary life of her celebrated relative, Charles Eastman (Ohiyesa). Biography and journey come together as Kate traces Eastmanâ€™s pathâ€”from traditional Dakota boyhood, through education at Dartmouth College, and in later roles as physician, author, lecturer, and Native American advocate.
Runtime 57 minutes ( CC)
Saturday, January 11
1:30 pm â€“ 3:00 pm