top
North Coast
North Coast
Indybay
Indybay
Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz
Indybay
Regions
Indybay Regions North Coast Central Valley North Bay East Bay South Bay San Francisco Peninsula Santa Cruz IMC - Independent Media Center for the Monterey Bay Area North Coast Central Valley North Bay East Bay South Bay San Francisco Peninsula Santa Cruz IMC - Independent Media Center for the Monterey Bay Area California United States International Americas Haiti Iraq Palestine Afghanistan
Topics
Newswire
Calendar
Features
From the Open-Publishing Calendar
From the Open-Publishing Newswire
Indybay Feature
Related Categories: North Coast | Racial Justice
View other events for the week of 9/30/2006
World Turned Upside Down: Tolowa Genocide, 1850-1860
Date Saturday September 30
Time 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location Details
Smith River Rancheria; Howonquet Hall Community Center, 101 Indian Ct. Smith River, CA 95567
(101 North from Crescent City, 101 South from Oregon)
Event Type Speaker
Organizer/AuthorSmith River Rancheria
Phone707.487.9255
Speaker Ben Madley to talk about Tolowa genocide at free public event, no registration required;

"Born in Redding, CA, Ben Madley spent much of his childhood in Siskiyou County. He received his BA in History from Yale in 1994. He then went to Oxford where he earned an MA in Modern European History and wrote a thesis about patterns of colonial genocide. He is currently a History doctoral candidate at Yale, where he is writing a dissertation titled, "An American Genocide: The Attempt to Annihilate the Northern California Indians, 1846-1880." Ben's first academic article, "Patterns of Frontier Genocide" was published in the June 2004 issue of the Journal of Genocide Research."

features;
Smith expedition & European Settlement in Del Norte & Curry County 1850-1860.

in addition;

Modern day info on Smith River Tolowa energy self-sufficiency using wind and biomass generated energy as sustainable alternatives to Pacificorp's hydroelectric energy from outdated Klamath River Dams (Iron Gate, Copco 1 & 2, J.C. Boyle) that impede the migratory salmon runs interwoven with coastal native people's cultural and physical survival..

Tolowa energy self-sufficiency @;
http://www.eere.energy.gov/tribalenergy/projects/fy05_smithriver.html

directions & brief Tolowa history @;
http://www.lucky7casino.com/history.cfm
Added to the calendar on Tuesday Sep 26th, 2006 3:17 PM
We are 100% volunteer and depend on your participation to sustain our efforts!

Donate

donate now

$ 140.00 donated
in the past month

Get Involved

If you'd like to help with maintaining or developing the website, contact us.

Publish

Publish your stories and upcoming events on Indybay.

IMC Network