I’ll Go and Do More: Annie Dodge Wauneka, Navajo Leader and Activist
Please RSVP for Lunch on June 14th – https://goo.gl/forms/DIZ2K9queVX68vVo1
This summer the Office of Health Equity and Inclusion, the Native American Summer Research Internship (NARI) program, and Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library (EHSL) are co-sponsoring the reading of: I’ll Go and Do More by Carolyn Niethammer. Starting on June 14th the community is invited to gather at NOON in the lower level of EHSL, enjoy a light lunch, and have a lively discussion of the book.
I’ll Go and Do More: Annie Dodge Wauneka, Navajo Leader and Activist is the story of Annie Dodge Wauneka (1918–97), daughter of Navajo leader, Chee Dodge, three term member of the Navajo Tribal Council, advocate for Navajo public health and education, the first Native American to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and The Legendary Mother of the Navajo Nation, as recognized by the Navajo Council. I’ll Go and Do More chronicles the triumphs, challenges, and enduring accomplishments of Annie Dodge Wauneka as she advocated for American Indian health care, education, and other issues, working both on the reservation and in the halls of Congress to improve the lives of the people of the Navajo Nation.
|RSVP links for remaining sessions will be available here.|
|1||06/14/2018||Franci Taylor||Intro-Ch. 2||RSVP|
|2||06/21/2018||Lillian Tom-Orme||Ch. 3-4||RSVP|
|3||06/28/2018||Nathan Begaye||Ch. 5-6||RSVP|
|4||07/05/2018||Larry Murrillo||Ch. 7-8||RSVP|
|5||07/12/2018||Phyllis Nassi||Ch. 9-10||RSVP|
|6||07/19/2018||Chuck Foster||Ch. 11-14||RSVP|
Check out the online LibGuide for further information about Annie Dodge Wauneka, the book (I’ll Go and Do More), and the author (Carolyn Niethammer) as well as for links to the Lunch RSVPs as they become available weekly for each of the discussion sessions. Copies of the book are available for checkout at the EHSL Main Level Service Desk.
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