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Reel to REAL: Our Fires Still Burn

Presented by The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City MO

Dec 02 2017
Reel to REAL: Our Fires Still Burn presented by The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City MO

Film-and-dialogue series featuring movies and documentaries that spotlight challenging issues such as race, sexuality, economics, poverty and culture. Each screening is followed by a conversation between film scholars, subject experts and you.

Our Fires Still Burn: The Native American Experience | 57 minutes, NR, 2013

This exciting and compelling documentary invites viewers into the lives of contemporary Native American role models in the Midwest, particularly Michigan.  It dispels the myth that Indians have disappeared from the American horizon, and reveals how they continue to persist, heal from the past, confront the challenges of today, keep their culture alive, and make significant contributions to society.

Following the film,

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ADMISSION INFO

Free Admission

Contact: 816-751-1278

Email: ask@nelson-atkins.org

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LOCATION

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

4525 Oak Street, Kansas City, MO 64111

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PARKING INFO

Entrance to the Parking Garage is off Oak Street, just south of 45th Street. The garage is fully ADA accessible. Parking is $12 per car | Free for members A free lot at the corner of 45th Street and Rockhill Road is available first come, first served. Public parking may not be available there during special events.

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Assisted Listening System
    • Audio Description
    • Closed Caption
    • Info
    • Sign Language
    • Wheelchair Access

American Sign Language interpreters are available free of charge for talks and presentations. To schedule an interpreter, please contact communityprograms@nelson-atkins.org or call 816-751-0441.

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