Tag: Indigenous

  1. Ramona Peters (Mashpee Wampanoag) Speaks at UMass Boston
    Ramona Peters, the Tribal Preservation Officer & NAGPRA director at Mashpee, spoke about her work
  2. Film Screening: Winter in the Blood
    Boston's premiere of a film based on a novel by American Indian author James Welch
  3. Wayuu Educator Speaks at UMass Boston
    Flor Palmar, Wayuu educator, spoke at UMass Boston Oct. 20
  4. Indigenous Jurisdiction, Customary Laws, & Alternative Conflict Resolution
    Discussion with international experts on indigenous peoples & the law
  5. Guest Speaker Series: Violence Against Women Act & Implications for Native American Women
    Prof. Sarah Deer (Muscogee Nation) speaks on Nov. 4
  6. A Journey to Freedom: Richard Oakes and a History of Red Power
    Dr. Kent Blansett, chair of American Indian Studies at U Minnesota - Morris, will speak on the Red Power movement.
  7. Clearing the Path
    Claudia Torres of the Network against Repression & for Solidarity addresses repression in Mexico
  8. New England Native American Art Show & Sale
    Third annual art show & sale on Dec. 8
  9. Talk: Community-Based Archaeology
    Dr. Sonya Atalay will talk about her recently published book.
  10. Iwariwë Roundtable and Reception
    Roundtable featuring Yanomami artist Sheroanawë Hakihiiwë - reception follows
  11. Iwariwë: Fire Comes to UMass Boston
    Exhibit recounting the arrival of fire among the Yanomami people of Venezuela.
  12. American Indian Art Exhibit: From Wounded Knee to Present
    The NAIS program has organized an exhibit of American Indian art to be shown at UMass Boston
  13. Roundtable & Reception for “From Wounded Knee to Present”
    Roundtable with the artists & catered reception
  14. Guest Lecture: “NAGPRA - A Reflection of 20 Years in New England”
    Dr. Rae Gould (Anthropology - UMass Amherst) will discuss the complexities of NAGPRA in New England.
  15. Lecture: “Three Bodies: Rethinking Environmental Health and Food Production in Mohawk Community”
    Guest lecture by Dr. Elizabeth Hoover, Anthropology (Brown University)
  16. Guest Speaker: Resolving Indigenous Claims through Human Rights Mechanisms
    Suffolk’s Lorie Graham & Nicole Friederichs address the topic, focusing on the Western Shoshone.