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National Parks Store: The Ancient Puebloans of the Desert Southwest

Part three of this four-part series focuses on the Hopi and Zuni Pueblo People.

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A Comprehensive Study of the Ancient Puebloans of the Desert Southwest: Part 3 of 4

Join professional educator, Gordon McCall, MA for this four-part series of narrated educational video programs that follow the Ancient Pueblo People (formerly known as Anasazi) from their origins in Asia and Chaco Canyon to the challenges of the modern world. Their social, political, economic and religious evolution in this place for over 1,000 years will be traced as we contemplate their mysterious decline and collapse by the 12 century.

Part three focuses on the Hopi and Zuni Pueblo People. Despite residing in the same basic environment as their Colorado Plateau Pueblo relatives who abandoned their homes by 1300 CE, these Pueblo tribes did not collapse and disperse but continued to remain strong and united in the same locations to this day. How? Why?

Interactive introductions and post-viewing discussions are included in each of the four parts.

Series dates: Part 1–April 13; Part 2–April 20; Part 4–May 4th

Presentation at 12 PM only.

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Event Tags: American Indian, Arizona, culture, educational, free, history, presentation, Sonoran Desert, the West, traditional

Wednesday, April 27, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
The National Parks Store
12880 N. Vistoso Village Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85755 United States
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To reserve seats, please call 520-622-6014 during business hours, beginning one week prior to the event.

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