When: Mon., Feb. 3, 6 p.m. 2020
Set shortly before Standing Rock would become a symbol of historic proportions of the brutal confrontation between native resistance and the forces of big business and law enforcement, the fate of Yellow Earth serves as a parable for our times. John Sayles works as a fiction writer, screenwriter, actor and feature film director. His novel "Union Dues" (1978) was nominated for the National Book Award and the National Critics’ Circle Award. "Yellow Earth" is his fifth novel.