Ioway artist and writer Lance M. Foster will appear with the award-winning documentary Lost Nation: The Ioway on Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at Plymouth Church, 400 South Oakes, Helena, Montana.
A member of the Iowa Tribe of Kansas and Nebraska, Mr. Foster created original art, provided extensive interviews, and served as a scholar and consultant on the award-winning documentary series Lost Nation: The Ioway 1, 2&3 (2007-2013)--produced by Emmy-nominated filmmakers Kelly and Tammy Rundle of Fourth Wall Films.
In addition, he served as a consultant and appeared in the award-winning documentary America’s Lost Landscape: The Tallgrass Prairie (2005) produced by documentary filmmaker David O'Shields.
Lance is a celebrated artist and the author of The Indians of Iowa (Bur Oak Books) and Sacred Bundles of the Ioway Indians. He has a B.A. in Anthropology/Native American Studies from the University of Montana, an M.A. in Anthropology, and a Masters in Landscape Architecture from Iowa State University.
He currently teaches fine arts, archaeology, and environmental ethics as adjunct faculty at the University of Montana-Helena. He also researches sacred landscapes and the paranormal.
Mr. Foster will take part in a Q&A session following the special free screening of Lost Nation: The Ioway 1 at the Plymouth Church in Helena, Montana on January 24, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. For more information, call 406.442.9883. The event is sponsored by Rev. Dick Weaver and the Plymouth Congregational Church, UCC.
To purchase the Lost Nation: The Ioway 1 DVD or pre-order Lost Nation: The Ioway 2&3, click HERE!