Lost Nation: The Ioway will screen at the Beloit Public Library during a meeting of the Three Rivers Archaeological Society on Monday, November 9, 2009 at 7:00 pm. The event will commemorate Native American Heritage Month 2009.
The showing is FREE and open to the public.
Filmmakers Kelly and Tammy Rundle will introduce the historical documentary film and lead a discussion and Q & A following the film. Anthropologist Bill Green is featured in the film and will also participate in the discussion.
Lost Nation: The Ioway won Best Documentary Awards at the International Cherokee Film Festival, the Iowa Independent Film Festival, and the Cedar Rapids Independent Film Festival.
The Three Rivers Archaeological Society is a chapter of both the Illinois Association for the Advancement of Archaeology and the Wisconsin Archeological Society. Among other things, the society aims to unite anyone and everyone interested in archaeology, foster constructive attitudes toward regional archeology, and encourage respect for archaeological sites and artifacts. Beloit College’s Logan Museum of Anthropology is a co-sponsor of this and other Three Rivers events.
For information about this and other Three Rivers Archaeological Society events, call 608.363.2119.