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A Misplaced Massacre: Struggling over the Memory of Sand Creek

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    DATE: February 5 2013, 1:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    Cost:
    Free.
    CATEGORY: Classes and Seminars
    VENUE INFORMATION:
    History Colorado Center
    1200 Broadway
    Denver, CO 80203

The notorious Sand Creek massacre in Kiowa County, and Colorado's ensuing struggle to reappropriate its memory and legacy, is a blight on the state's history. University of California (Davis) historian Ari Kelman presents his book, A Misplaced Massacre: Struggling over the Memory of Sand Creek, and discusses the massacre, how it has affected the Centennial State, and how Coloradans remember it. Tue 1 p.m.; 7 p.m. 

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