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Native American Film Festival

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Please join us for a Native American Film Festival on Oct. 12 in the Healey Library, 11th floor.

  • Older than America (12:30–3:00 p.m.): followed by an address from director/producer Georgina Lightning (Cree), with a discussion moderated by Kristen Wyman (Natick Nipmuc).
  • Mythologizing the Colonial "Encounter": The Impact on Indigenous People (4:00–6:00 p.m.): guest lecture by Linda Coombs (Aquinnah Wampanoag) and screening of Columbus Day Legacy.

This event is co-sponsored by Gedakina Inc., UMass Boston's Anthropology Club; the Anthropology Department; the Consortium on Gender, Security, and Human Rights; and the Institute for New England Native American Studies. For further information, please contact Amy Den Ouden, Chris Fung, or Ping-Ann Addo or download the PDF announcement.

For disability-related accommodations, including dietary accommodations, please visit www.ada.umb.edu two weeks prior to the event.