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FIRST VOICES WEEK

Unity in Diversity
Celebrating Indigenous Peoples

February 4 - 8, 2019

An Indigenous-led series of political, social, academic and cultural events. 

Building bridges between Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities by acknowledging and celebrating Indigenous diversity on Turtle Island. 

Events

As we are on Kanienkeha’ka unceded territory, local cultural protocols are followed.

VISIT OUR FACEBOOK PAGE FOR A FULL DESCRIPTION OF EVENTS

February 4

  • Opening ceremonies
  • Allyship discussion
  • Social movements
  • Cinema politica

February 5

  • Printmaking
  • Food and cuisine
  • Networking with alumni
  • “Braiding Our Stories” vernissage

February 6

  • Inuit carving
  • Land-based knowledge
  • 2-spirit circle
  • Storytelling for kids
  • Keynote speaker

February 7

  • Beading
  • Art talk
  • Creator’s game panel

February 8

  • Moosehide campaign
  • Closing ceremonies

Other events

  • The Blanket Exercise: in-class event
    Register by email
  • Braiding Our Stories Art Exhibition 
    @ VAV Gallery all week!
  • People's Potato serving Indigenous dish
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