Red Tawks - Fall 2019: American Indian Studies at 50

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American Indian Studies is featuring a speaker's series, Red Tawks: American Indian Studies at 50

 

 

The 50th from the Perspective of Alaska Native Studies: A Roundtable Discussion (pdf)

Wednesday, September 25, 2:30-4:00 pm · Ethnic Studies Building 116

  • Betty Parent (Deg Xit'an), Professor Emeritus of American Indian Studies, SFSU
  • Shari Huhndorf (Yup’ik), Professor, Native American Studies, UC Berkeley
  • Jessica Bissett Perea (Dena’ina), Assistant Professor, Native American Studies, UC Davis

The 50th from the Perspective of this Place: A Workshop on Land Acknowledgment (pdf)

Wednesday, October 9, 2:00-3:30 pm · Seven Hills Conference Center

  • Corrina Gould (Chochenyo Ohlone)
  • Kanyon Sayers-Roods (Coastanoan Ohlone/Chumash)
  • Gregg Castro (t'rowt'raahl Salinan/rumsien Ohlone)
  • Discussant: LaNada War Jack (Bannock Nation)

 


Keynote: The 50th from the Perspective of Alcatraz (pdf)

Wednesday, October 9, 4:00-6:00 pm · Seven Hills Conference Center

  • LaNada War Jack (Bannock Nation) Co-Organizer of the ’69 Occupation of Alcatraz

 


Resounding Witchi Tai To: 1969 – 2019

Wednesday, October 16, 1:00-2:00 pm · Knuth Hall Creative Arts Building

  • Musical performance commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Jim Pepper’s Witchi Tai To

 


Missing and Murdered: Violence Against Indigenous Women and Children in California

Tuesday, October 22, 2:00-4:00 pm · Ethnic Studies Building EP 116

  • April McGill (Yuki, Wappo, Little Lake Pomo, Wailaki)
  • Bernadette Smith (Stewarts Point Kashia, Manchester Point Arena Pomo)
  • Jackie Fawn (Yurok, Washoe, Filipina)

 


Alcatraz Reflections

Wednesday, November 13, 1:00-2:00 pm · Knuth Hall Creative Arts Building

  • Musical performance commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Occupation of Alcatraz Island

 


From Alcatraz to Mauna Kea: The 50th from the Future of Us

Wednesday, November 13, 2:00-5:00 pm · Ethnic Studies Building 116

  • Ella Henry (Maori), Aukland University of Technology, New Zealand
  • Ponipate Rokolekutu, Assistant Professor, Race and Resistance Studies
  • Joanne Barker (Lenape), Professor and Chair, American Indian Studies

 


RSVP not required, but requested, to aismain@sfsu.edu.

For more information, call Gabriela Segovia-McGahan, (415) 405-3928, or Joanne Barker, Professor and Chair, at jmbarker@sfsu.edu.

Campus address: San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94132.