CANCELED Author Talk & Presentation-Beneath the Stars
Author Talk & Presentation-Beneath the Stars-Thursday, April 2nd at 7:00 PM
Reknown author and presenter, Phyllis Cole-dai, tells a few captivating stories behind her writing of Beneath the Same Stars, her novel that dives into the history of the 1862 Dakota Uprising in Minnesota from the perspective of Sarah Wakefield. Cole-dai leads her audience on a journey from a family cemetery in a dense woods in North Kingstown, Rhode Island; to the ruins of the Upper Sioux Agency near Granite Falls, Minnesota; to the kitchen table of a Dakota elder in Peever, South Dakota…. Along the way she explores a largely forgotten history that still haunts this region of the country.