Live Faculty Talk at Fiske Planetarium

Native American Star Lore by Dr. John Stocke

Nov 8, 7:30 pm
$7 for adults, free for students/faculty with ID, $3.50 for children/seniors

Examine traditional star knowledge of the Lakota, Pueblo, and Navajo peoples. The Lakota and Pueblo traditions chronicle the beautiful and ingenious methods they used to keep an accurate calendar and time their religious ceremonies. Explore constellation myths, including the Navajo story for the creation of the stars, and the traditional lives and art of the Navajo people.

November 9, 2012 • Tatiana Taylor •