American Indians in Virginia

Panelists discussed the topic, “Myth, Legend, History, and Truth: The Representation and Misrepresentation of Virginia… read more

Panelists discussed the topic, “Myth, Legend, History, and Truth: The Representation and Misrepresentation of Virginia Indians.” The panel was introduced by David Bearinger and moderated by Suzan Shown Harjo.

Camilla Townsend wrote Pocahontas and the Powhatan Dilemma: The American Portraits Series, published by Hill and Wang. Helen Rountree is an expert on the Algonquian-speaking Indians of the Southeast whose books include Pocahontas, Powhatan, Opechancanough: Three Indian Lives Changed by Jamestown, published by University Press of Virginia. Paula Gunn Allen is the author of Pocahontas: Medicine Woman, Spy, Entrepreneur, Diplomat, published by HarperSanFrancisco. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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American Indians in Virginia

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Program ID:
185910-2
Category:
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Format:
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Location:
Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 19, 2005
Last Aired:
Mar 21, 2007

Airing Details

  • Mar 19, 2005 | 11:58am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • May 22, 2005 | 5:16am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 29, 2005 | 12:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 21, 2007 | 3:49am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 21, 2007 | 8:46am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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