Ari Kelman -- "A Misplaced Massacre: Struggling Over the Memory of Sand Creek"

Ari Kelman will speak about and sign his new book, A Misplaced Massacre: Struggling Over the Memory of Sand Creek, on Monday, February 18th at 7:30pm.In the morning of November 29, 1864, with the fate of the Union still cloudy, the Sand Creek Massacre left hundreds of Native Americans dead. A Misplaced Massacre examines the ways in which generations have struggled to come to terms with the meaning of the attack and its aftermath, most publicly at the opening of the Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site. Ari Kelman examines the way Americans come to know a shared past in this intense and emotional piece of literature.Vouchers to attend are $5 and get you $5 off the author’s featured book or a purchase on the day of the event. Vouchers can be purchased in advance, over the phone, or at the door.

Event date: 
Monday, February 18, 2013 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
1107 Pearl St
80302 Boulder
ISBN: 9780674045859
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harvard University Press - February 11th, 2013