Trevor Reed, HMRP lead researcher, will present the results of preliminary work to return the Laura Boulton collection to villages and societies within the Hopi Tribe on Friday, May 21, 2010 in Tucson. The invitation was extended by the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association, and Mr. Reed will be joined by representatives from the Cook Inlet Tribal Council, Peabody Essex Museum, University of Arizona, and the Newberry Library McNickle Center. Chairing the panel will be Kevin Grover from the National Museum of the American Indian.
Unabridged text of the paper to be presented is available here: NAISA Hopi Voices.
We thank NAISA and the selection committee for their interest in this project.