One Book, One Community: "Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI"

March 1 - April 12, 2018

One Book, One Community: “Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI” is the ninth community-wide reading series for Stillwater. The programs are designed to foster a sense of community through a shared reading experience and to increase an understanding of a dark period in Oklahoma history and an appreciation of the Osage Nation.  

 

EVENTS

Th, Mar. 1
7 pm
SPL
  Kick-off Event   Dr. Andrea Hunter. Lecture on Osage history. Will include book distribution and sign up for discussions;
         
Mo, Mar. 5
1-2:30 pm
SPL
  Oil Booms & Busts   Dr. Katrina Lacher
         
Th, Mar. 8
5-7 pm
Sheerar
  Exhibit Opening   Exhibit kick off Exhibit runs thru end of May
         
Th, Mar. 15
7 pm
SPL
      Dr. Dwight Adams
         
Tu, Mar. 20
6 pm
SPL
  Documentary   Documentary film and discussion on "Osage Tribal Murders" 
         
Sa, Mar. 24
1-5 pm
SPL
  Osage Cultural Fair    
         
Mo, Mar. 26
7 pm
SPL
  Osage Art   Addie Roanhorse. Visual lecture on Osage art
         
Th, Apr. 5
7 pm
Comm Center
  Osage Student Ballet   Osage Ballet, Wahzhazhe dance performance and video with commentary
         
Th, Apr. 12
7 pm
OSU Alumni Center
  Author David Grann   Author David Grann

SPONSORS

  • Osage Nation Foundation
  • Oklahoma Humanities Council
  • Friends of the Stillwater Public Library
  • Stillwater Public Library Trust

PARTNERS

  • Osage Nation Historic Preservation Office
  • Osage Nation Museum
  • Wah-Zha-Zhi Cultural Center
  • Osage Nation Language Department
  • Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History
  • Oklahoma State University Library
  • Osher Lifelong Learning Institute