This talk by Drew Lopenzina tracks the extraordinary experiences of two “Writing Indians” in the War of 1812, bringing new biographical information to bear on their lives. One, William Apess (Pequot), fought on the U.S.
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Tuesday, April 18, 2017
William Apess and John Norton in the War of 1812
Free and open to the public; no registration required.