Think Indigenous Red Talks, hosted in partnership with kihêw waciston, travels locally, nationally and internationally, offering communities inspiring, informative and provocative truth.
The theme of this event is: Reclaiming Indigenous Knowledge.
Amber Dion, assistant professor, MacEwan University
Dr. Lillian Gadwa-Crier, nêhiyaw-iskwêw, Treaty 6 Territory
Ashley Albert-Hunter, peer advisor/student, MacEwan University
Colby Tootoosis, Facilitator, Red Echo Associates
Dr. Francis Whiskeyjack, Elder, MacEwan University
Dr. Alex Wilson, professor, University of Saskatchewan
Patrick Mitsuing, Founder and CEO, Powwow Times
Andrea Landry, professor, University of Regina/First Nations University
Ryan McMahon, Indigenous comedian and storyteller
Chris Scribe, Director of Indian Teacher Education Program and CEO of Think Indigenous Events Inc.
This event is also part of a series of Indigenous education focused forums and events held throughout the year. ahcâhk maskwa osihcikêwina – Spirit Bear Dialogues explores Indigenous truths, history, culture and ways of knowing and being throughout the year while engaging the local community. Participants are invited to discuss topics and come together as a community, build respectful relationships and create safe spaces for Indigenous education and learning.
We acknowledge that the land on which we gather in Treaty Six Territory is the traditional gathering place for many Indigenous people. We honour and respect the history, languages, ceremonies and culture of the First Nations, Métis and Inuit who call this territory home.