Art and the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women's Crisis

Mon Nov 06 2023 at 04:00 pm to 07:00 pm

National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution | Washington

Art and the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women's Crisis
Join us for two programs related to "Portrait of an Indigenous Womxn [Removed]," a performance by artist Anna Tsouhlarakis
About this Event

Join the National Portrait Gallery for two programs related to Portrait of an Indigenous Womxn [Removed], a performance by artist Anna Tsouhlarakis (Navajo and Muskogee Creek) featured in our exhibition. On Sunday, November 5, the second iteration of the performance will begin in the museum's Kogod Courtyard at 1:00 p.m. Please visit our website for more information.

Emerging Artist Talk by Kinsale Drake

4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Kinsale Drake (Diné), a poet, editor, and playwright, will give a public talk on her work with the changing wxman collective and NDN Girls Book Club. She has performed twice at Carnegie Hall and was the recipient of the Joy Harjo Poetry Award and the Aspen Institute’s Emerging Writer Fellowship.

Keynote Panel

5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

This keynote panel on the theme of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls will feature activists and scholars Mary Kathryn Nagle (Cherokee), Grace Bulltail (Crow), Kathleen Ash-Milby (Navajo), and Ashley Minner Jones (Lumbee). The hour-long public panel will be moderated by artist Anna Tsouhlarakis, followed by an audience Q&A.

These programs are funded by the American Women's History Initiative.


Event Venue & Nearby Stays

National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, 800 G Street Northwest, Washington, United States


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