Feature Story: Indigenous identity explored at conference

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dc.contributor.author External Relations, University of Regina
dc.date.accessioned 2015-11-17T16:18:42Z
dc.date.available 2015-11-17T16:18:42Z
dc.date.issued 2015-09-15
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10294/6287
dc.description.abstract Indigenous theatre and performance will be the focus of a national symposium that is being held jointly by the University of Regina and First Nations University of Canada with strong support from Saskatchewan arts organizations including Common Weal Community Arts, Sâkêwêwak Artists' Collective and Curtain Razors and Sakatchewan Native Theatre Company among many others. Performing Turtle Island will bring together established and emerging scholars to examine how Indigenous theatre and performance are connected to Indigenous identity and community health. The conference is being held from Sept. 17 to 19. “Performing Turtle Island is about bridging communities, across the U of R campus, the province, Canada, and the world,” says Dr. Jesse-Archibald Barber, an assistant professor of Indigenous Literature at First Nations University and Co-Director and Curator of the event.
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher External Relations, University of Regina en_US
dc.subject Performing Turtle Island en_US
dc.subject First Nations University of Canada en_US
dc.subject Common Weal Community Arts en_US
dc.subject Sâkêwêwak Artists' Collective en_US
dc.subject Curtain Razors en_US
dc.subject Sakatchewan Native Theatre Company en_US
dc.subject Kathleen Irwin en_US
dc.subject Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research en_US
dc.subject Faculty of Fine Arts en_US
dc.subject Jesse-Archibald Barber en_US
dc.subject Indigenous Literature en_US
dc.subject Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council en_US
dc.subject SaskCulture en_US
dc.subject President’s Fund en_US
dc.subject Campion College en_US
dc.title Feature Story: Indigenous identity explored at conference en_US
dc.type Other en_US
dc.description.authorstatus Staff en_US
dc.description.peerreview no en_US


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