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Confronting with Empathy the Colonization of North American Indigenous Peoples

Sat Nov 18 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Room: 
Moscone West Classroom A-2nd Floor
Begin a decolonization conversation. Using scripts, participants walk in someone else's shoes as Europeans and First Nations in The Blanket Exercise, a condensed version of Canada's colonial history. Handouts provided.
Presenters: 

Betsy Arntzen, Canadian-American Center, University of Maine, Orono, ME; Amy Sotherden, Center for the Study of Canada/Institute on Quebec Studies, Plattsburgh, NY

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Session ID: 
2017-830