Indian Country Diaries: A Seat at the Drum

Indian Country Diaries: A Seat at the Drum

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Friday September 1, 2006

If you are interested in broadcasting or screening this title, please contact Assistant Director Georgiana Lee at georgiana.lee@unl.edu.

In A Seat at the Drum, journalist Mark Anthony Rolo (Bad River Ojibwe) journeys to L.A., the city that filled his imagination as a child. There he meets many of the thousands of American Indian families who were relocated from poor reservations to the cities in the last half of the 20th century, creating the largest Native American community in the nation -- over 200,000 according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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A provocative film from the American Indian perspective that reframes today’s controversial energy debate while the fate of the environment hangs in the balance.

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Complement classroom discussion about America's energy future with this film, and help students comprehend the debate about the best use of natural resources.