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Mascots: Opening Program

 

OPENING PROGRAM

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 1 P.M.

EVERYDAY FREEDOM HEROES GALLERY

PROGRAM INCLUDED WITH GENERAL ADMISSION


The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, in partnership with Xavier University, presents the opening program for Mascots, the new special exhibition exploring the history of mascots depicting American Indians in athletics, addressing the current debate of team names and cultural appropriation. Click here to view exhibit information

PANELISTS INCLUDE: 

 

Dusty Baker, former manager of the Cincinnati Reds

Cheyenne Elder Dennis Limberhand

Alex Tortes of the Torres Martinez Desert Cahuilla Indian Tribe

Dr. Rose M. Wetterau of Xavier University, licensed clinical psychologist. 

Event Date: 
Saturday, November 7, 2015 - 1:00pm