The Descendants of Freedmen of the Five Civilized Tribes Association and the African Indians of the 5 Civilized Tribes Foundation FIRST VIRTUAL CONFERENCE, Saturday, November 7, 2020, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CST.
-Freedmen descendant Dr. John Whittington Franklin, Senior Manager Emeritus, National Museum of African American History and Culture, and Managing Member Franklin Global LLC
-Attorney and author Hannibal B. Johnson
-Retired professor and author Art T. Burton
-Author and professional genealogist Angela Walton-Raji , Choctaw Freedmen descendant.
Panel Discussion on Racial Reconciliation
-Cherokee tribal councilman Joe Deere
-Author/journalist Randy Krehbiel
-North Tulsa Cherokee Community Organization President Waynetta Lawrie
Other speakers include historians:
Eli Grayson Citizen of Creek Nation
David Cornsilk, Citizen of Cherokee Nation
-Reuben Gant, Citizen of Cherokee Nation and Executive Director John Hope Franklin Center for Reconciliation.
In addition: There will be featured presentations of guest artists, theatrical performances and more. All are Welcome!!
Conference tickets are available HERE.
“Descendants of Freedmen of the
Five Civilized Tribes Association Virtual Conference”
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