Attend the “The Doctrine of Discovery and U.S. Genocidal History and Policies” at 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 25,
Valders Hall of Science, Luther College, Decorah Iowa

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

(415) 610-5428

Historian, Memoirist, & Speaker

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

Beacon Press

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Dunbar-Ortiz

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All the Real Indians Died Off

Beacon Press

All the Real Indians
Died Off

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An Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States

Beacon Press

An Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States

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Our history books paint US history in a certain light. Author Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz's work tells the true history of the United States. Her 1977 book The Great Sioux Nation was the fundamental document at the First United Nations Conference on Indians in the Americas, which was held at the United Nations’ headquarters in Geneva. Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz has also written on the 1960s social movements, feminism, Latin America, and international human rights law.


About Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

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Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz is a historian, author, memoirist, and speaker who researches Western Hemisphere history and international human rights.

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz grew up in rural Oklahoma, the daughter of a tenant farmer and part-Indian mother. She has been active in the international indigenous movement for more than four decades, and she is known for her lifelong commitment to national and international social justice issues. After receiving her Ph.D. in history at the University of California at Los Angeles, she taught in the newly established Native American Studies Program at California State University, Hayward, and helped found the Departments of Ethnic Studies and Women’s Studies.

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