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Tuesday, October 29 • 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Land Acknowledgement and the Stories of our Ancestors

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The concept and practice of Land Acknowledgement is not new to Coast Salish territories. What can we learn about land acknowledgement from the ancestral teachings in the traditional stories of Coast Salish peoples? How does Coast Salish ancestral knowledge help us to reflect on our cultural values and re-frame our relationship to land? Is there a right way or wrong way to acknowledge land? Come learn from renowned artist and educator, Roger Fernandes  from the Lower Elwha s’Klallam.

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Roger Fernandes

Roger Fernandes is a Native American artist, storyteller, and educator whose work focuses on the culture and arts of the Coast Salish tribes of western Washington. He is a member of the Lower Elwha S’Klallam Tribe and has a B.A. in Native American Studies from The Evergreen State... Read More →

Tuesday October 29, 2019 1:30pm - 3:00pm PDT