The New Mexico Museum of Art Library is proud to partner with the Santa Fe Public Library to offer this program as part of the 2022 Big Read. Supported by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Big Read is a commmunity-wide reading programs centered on one book. This year’s program encourages Santa Feans to read the 2019 novel There There by Tommy Orange, a story that follows 12 contemporary characters from Native communities all making their way to the Big Oakland Powwow. The New Mexico Museum of Art will host a Gallery Talk and Tour on Sunday, October 2 exploring themes from the novel such as the historic representation of Indigenous people in popular culture.
This event begins at 12:30 PM and is FREE to attend for NM residents.