Smithsonian Museum Director Speaks at GW about Native American History and Policymaking


June 8, 2019

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Kevin Gover, the director of the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, speaks at GW about his career and teaching Native American history. Media Credit: Jack Fonesca | Contributing Photo Editor for The GW Hatchet.

Kevin Gover, the director of the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, discussed his career and problems with the way Native American history is taught at a lecture in late April. His presentation was the keynote lecture of the Indigenous America University Seminar, a programming initiative led by Dr. Elizbeth Rule, assistant director for the AT&T Center for Indigenous Politics & Policy (AT&T CIPP).