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“Wisconsin’s Lost History, Unearthed”

Today’s Topic:

Dr. David Overstreet, Milwaukee Archaeologist, Wisconsin Native American History, will speak about the fascinating work he uncovered on the Menominee reservation, where he found that the Menominee had pursued organic sustainable agriculture for more than 1,000 years.

Prof. Overstreet believes the research suggests a wonderful model of climate change for contemporary society, with all its concerns about food sovereignty. He is a researcher with the Milwaukee Public Museum and has received numerous awards.

Host: Janet Nortrom

 

First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee

Sunday Forum is a Sunday morning lecture series at First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee that showcases provocative, sometimes controversial, speakers discussing topical issues of the day: politics, the environment, health issues, the arts, education and more. The Forum — in Max Otto Hall on our second floor — begins at 10:10 a.m. and lasts about 45 minutes. Speakers give a 30-minute presentation, followed by questions and brief comments from the audience. Coffee is served. Childcare is available.

February 10, 2019

10:10 am - 10:50 am

Venue

First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee
1342 N Astor Street
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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