Documentary ‘Unseen Tears’ to be shown tomorrow


As a part of Native American Heritage Month and Marshall Libraries’ Cultural Literacy Series, the documentary “Unseen Tears” will be shown at 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 12, in Drinko 402.

This film explores the physical, emotional and sexual abuse suffered by Native American students at the hands of the teachers in the American Indian boarding schools of the late 19th and early 20th century in the United States. The showing will be followed by a reception, where snacks will be provided, and a discussion moderated by MU Native American Students Organization President Autumn Lee.

For more information, contact Kelli Johnson by e-mail at johnson28@marshall.edu.