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Swain Hall

UNC Chapel Hill

November 2015

“And So We Walked” Performance by DeLanna Studi

November 13, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - November 14, 2015 @ 10:00 pm
Swain Hall, UNC Chapel Hill + Google Map

In this performance with the Process Series, Cherokee actor and writer DeLanna Studi explores the enduring impact of the Trail of Tears on contemporary communities using research, interviews, and her own family’s experience. Along with her father and a documentarian, Studi retraced the steps of her ancestors from their homestead in Murphy, North Carolina to their present home near Tahlequah, Oklahoma. The Trail of Tears may be a defining moment of Cherokee history, but does it define us as a…

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