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Thursday, June 20, 2019Community

2019 Lawton Chautauqua – From Pizarro to Picasso

2019 Lawton Chautauqua – From Pizarro to Picasso
Thursday, June 20; 10 am: The Encomienda System - How modern land ownership began with this system of giving land and Indians to the Spanish, influencing the relationship between the two.  How Las Casas fought against this system and slavery itself.

Thursday; June 20; 2 pm: Peru Today - To know about Pizarro’s influence on the Americas today, see what life was like in Peru before Pizarro arrived and compare it to life there today.  Sometimes the best way to understand our own culture is to study somebody else’s.

Thursday, June 20:  Ilene Evans as Elizabeth Catlett (The Artist)

Thursday, June 20, 2019 10:00 AM thru 07:00 PM

Workshops daily at 10 am and 2 pm at Museum of the Great Plains, 601 NW Ferris Ave, Lawton, OK

Evening performances daily at 7 pm at City Hall Auditorium, 212 SW 9th St, Lawton, OK

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