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Indie Lens Pop-Up presents Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World

Event Type: ADULT - FILM
Age Group(s): Adult
Date: 12/13/2018
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 8:45 PM
Description:
 RUMBLE brings to light a profound and missing chapter in the history of American music: the Indigenous influence. Featuring music icons Charley Patton, Mildred Bailey, Link Wray, Jimi Hendrix, Jesse Ed Davis, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Robbie Robertson, Randy Castillo, and Taboo, RUMBLE shows how these pioneering Native musicians helped shape the soundtracks of our lives.

Joining will be Aaron Bird Bear - Mandan, Hidatsa, Dine' Nations; enrolled MHA Nation; and Assistant Dean for Student Diversity Programs in the School of Education at UW-Madison.

About Indie Lens Pop-Up:
Indie Lens Pop-Up is a neighborhood series that brings people together for film screenings and community-driven conversations. Featuring documentaries seen on the PBS series Independent Lens, Indie Lens Pop-Up draws local residents, leaders, and organizations together to discuss what matters most, from newsworthy topics to family and relationships. Make friends, share stories, and join the conversation. Can't attend in person? Find Independent Lens on Facebook for information on our online Pop-Up events.

This screening is a partnership between ITVS, Wisconsin Public Television, and the Madison Public Library.
Library: Central Library
Location: Meeting Room 302