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.
Ari Kelman -- "A Misplaced Massacre: Struggling Over the Memory of Sand Creek"
Monday, February 18, 2013 - 7:30pm
1107 Pearl St