Reconciliation and resurgence: How Indigenous artists are re-imagining the story of Canada

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 | 7:00-9:00 PM | Alix Goolden Hall, 907 Pandora Ave.

Join university chancellor and celebrated broadcast journalist Shelagh Rogers for an intimate conversation with Indigenous visual artists Rande Cook and Carey Newman and UVic visual anthropologist Andrea Walsh.

Host: Shelagh Rogers (UVic Chancellor and Honorary Witness to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada). Speakers: Carey Newman (Visual artist of Kwagiulth, Salish and British descent and creator of the nationally acclaimed monument The Witness Blanket), Rande Cook, (Kwagiulth visual artist and UVic Audain Chair) and Andrea Walsh, (UVic visual anthropologist and curator). 

 

This event is now fully registered. A limited number of rush seats may be available at the door on a first-come, first-served basis.