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Colonization: Grappling with truths

February 13, 2018

Join students from anthropology, business, child and youth care, design studies, English, history, nursing and social work to learn about the various aspects and consequences of colonization. 

Soup and bannock will be served at 4:30 p.m.

Dr. Dwayne Donald, an associate professor at the University of Alberta, has dedicated his life to the complex task of better understanding Aboriginal–Canadian relations and studying how the tensions that characterize these relations find expression in classroom settings today.

Sharon H. Venne, LLB, is an accomplished Indigenous rights attorney who has lectured all over the world regarding the rights of Indigenous Peoples. She has worked on the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.

This is the second educational forum of this year's Interdisciplinary Dialogue: Journey to Reconciliation project.

Event Details

Date February 13, 2018
Start Time 5 p.m.
End Time 6:30 p.m.
Location Room 9-201
City Centre Campus
10700 – 104 Avenue
Edmonton, AB
Event Type Lecture/speaker/presentation