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More Than Casinos: California Indian Culture, Contributions and Communities

The exhibit will feature contemporary photographs and traditional works of art to communicate multiple Native points of view on critical historical and contemporary issues within California Indian communities.

More Than Casinos: California Indian Culture, Contributions and Communities will transport CSUSM visitors throughout California Indian Country and engaging them in discovering, viewing, listening to, and analyzing popular historic and contemporary notions about California Indian tribes. The exhibit will challenge misinformation and misconceptions and engage students in a dynamic expression of California Indian history, cultures and contemporary issues.

Opening reception and meet and greet with artists on Tuesday, September 25th, 5:30-7 pm, in Kellogg Library Reading Room. Brief program at 6 pm. RSVP online at http://morethancasinos.eventbrite.com/

More Than Casinos will be on display September 25-December 14, 2012.

This exhibit is made possible by the California Indian Culture and Sovereignty Center, CSUSM Community Engagement, and Instructionally Related Activities (IRA) funds.

For more information about the exhibit or the Context: Library Series, contact Outreach Librarian Melanie Chu at mchu@csusm.edu or 760.750.4378.

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