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Left: Thomas Moore as he appeared when he admitted to the Regina Indian Industrial School, May 1874. Right: Thomas Moore, after tuition at the Regina Indian Industrial School. Library and Archives Canada/Annual report of the Department of Indian Affairs (196)/AMICUS 90778/nlc-01524, 90778/nlc-01525 

Native Voices at the Autry

Fourth Annual Short Play Festival: Cut Short

Sunday, November 9, 2014, 1:30 p.m.

Established and emerging Native American playwrights explore the Indian boarding school experience and its effect on young lives, families, communities, and Native culture. One of these plays will receive the 2014 Von Marie Atchley Excellence in Playwriting Award, a $1,000 cash prize!


San Manuel Band of Mission Indians Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles Edison International Los Angeles County Arts Commission National Endowement for the Arts The Nissan Foundation Seven PostSoboba Band of Luiseño Indians Wells Fargo

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