Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

Black Freedom on Native Land


Price for Members: $0
Price for Non-Members: $10
Date/Time: Wednesday, September 14th 2:00pm
Instructor: Alaina E. Roberts, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of History, University of Pittsburgh

Location: Online


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Course Description

In this presentation, Dr. Alaina E. Roberts explores the actions and rhetoric of Black and Native people in Indian Territory (modern-day Oklahoma) in the nineteenth century. She argues that in this time and space, these people used an exploitative process (what she calls the settler colonial processto unite their nations and realize freedom and opportunity for themselves. This presentation will make you question the ideas you have about victims and victimizers, oppressed people and oppressors. (ONLINE) This lecture will not be Recorded! 



Additional information


Dr. Alaina Roberts, Ph.D, Assistant Professor of History, University of Pittsburgh

Event Details

Date: 2022-09-14

Start time: 02:00 p.m.

End time: 03:30 p.m.



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