VERMILLION, S.D. -- The University of South Dakota University Art Galleries welcomes Emil Her Many Horses as guest lecturer for the 25th annual Oscar Howe Memorial Lecture at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 18 at Farber Hall inside historic Old Main.
Emil Her Many Horses is a curator in the office of Museum Research at the National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution. Her Many Horses specializes in the central Plains cultures and he’s a member of the Oglala Lakota nation of South Dakota and served as lead curator for the inaugural permanent exhibition, “Our Universes: Traditional Knowledge Shapes Our World.”
The lecture is free and open to the public. Immediately following Her Many Horses’s talk, there will be a reception in the Oscar Howe Gallery, room 116 in Old Main. The Oscar Howe Memorial Lecture is the kickoff event to the 27th annual Northern Plains Indian Art market weekend. Please visit http://www.npiam.org/ for additional information.
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