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Indian Education for All Workshop

Tuesday, October 29, 2013 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Strand Union Building, Procrastinator Theater

This year's workshop, titled Montana's American Indian Poets Share, will highlight the poetry included in the teaching collection, Birthright: Born to Poetry--A Collection of Montana Indian Poetry.  Featured speakers include: Moderator Dorothea Susag, Heather Cahoon (Pend d'Oreille), Victor Charlo (Salish), Jennifer Greene (Salish/Chippewa-Cree), Dr. Richard Littlebear (Northeren Cheyenne), Dr. Joseph McGeshick (Chippewa/Assiniboine/Sioux), M.L. Smoker (Assiniboine), and Lois Welch (Reading for James Welch-Blackfeet/Grow Ventre).

 

Come learn about the people and places that have inspired these poets and provided them with the wisdom and cleverness to uncover universal and local associations and broaden your knowledge of the unique cultural heritages and histories of Montana American Indians as we are charged to do through the1972 Montana Constitutional Mandate, Article X, Section 1(2).

Refreshments served.

No RSVP necessary, but if you have questions, contact Jioanna Carjuzaa at carjuzaa@montana.edu or 994-4941.

The cost of this event is: free

For questions regarding this event, please contact:

College of Education, Health and Human Development
406-994-4133

Sponsored by:
Alumni Foundation,
Provost's Office

Listed as: Colleges EHHD Lectures and Speakers Workshops Academics Professional Development Faculty Development