Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Remembering Wilma Mankiller

Former Cherokee Chief Wilma Mankiller died yesterday at the age of 64. She was a strong advocate for women's rights and Indian rights. Here are a couple of links that help tell the story of this remarkable woman.
Former Cherokee Chief Wilma Mankiller dies, Tulsa World, 4/6/10

Transcript of A Conversation with Wilma Mankiller, OETA. The video of this program will air Friday, April 9 at 9:00 pm on OETAs second channel OKLA.

Interview with Wilma Mankiller on Writing Out Loud.
Books by Wilma Mankiller.

(Thank you, Debbie Blank, League of Women Voters of Norman, for sharing this.)

1 comment:

  1. I am SOO sorry to hear this news! Prayers and condolences to her family. What a powerful legacy!