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On Thursday, February 21 (12:15pm-1:15pm) in UC 211 (Innsbruck Room), Dr. Al Kennedy will discuss the dynamic life of Big Chief Robbe of the black masking Indians. Dr. Kennedy’s 2018 book Chief of Chiefs: Robert Nathaniel Lee and The Mardi Gras Indians of New Orleans, 1915-2011 explores Robbe’s life through the numerous conversations Robbe had with Dr. Kennedy.

This talk with the author gives audience members the opportunity to learn more about the life of Big Chief Robbe.