Northwestern Events Calendar

Oct
21
2021

Christine McRae Luchasavitch - Native Land Digital

Christine McRae Luchasavitch

When: Thursday, October 21, 2021
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Central

Where: Online
Webcast Link

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Cost: Free; public welcome!

Contact: Jill Mannor   847.467.3970

Group: Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities

Category: Lectures & Meetings, Global & Civic Engagement

Description:

Christine McRae Luchasavitch is an Omàmìwininì Madaoueskarini Anishinaabekwe (a woman of the Madawaska River Algonquin people) and belongs to the Crane Clan.

Christine serves as Executive Director of Native Land Digital (https://native-land.ca), an Indigenous-led not-for-profit dedicated to providing education about Indigenous peoples, territories, and knowledge systems across the world.

She is also the Owner/Executive Consultant of Waaseyaa Consulting and Waaseyaa Cultural Tours (@waaseyaaconsulting or https://waaseyaaconsulting.ca), two small businesses dedicated to reviving and celebrating Indigenous traditional knowledge and culture-based practices through educational opportunities. Christine is currently studying for her Master of Arts in Indigenous Studies at Trent University.

The Digital Humanities Speaker Series

This talk is part of the Kaplan Humanities Institute Digital Humanities Speaker Series which hosts talks by scholars, artists, and community members working on a wide array of digital humanities projects. The series is designed to show the breadth of the field with a special focus on how DH theory can be used to engage community needs. More at https://humanities.northwestern.edu/research-and-funding/digital-humanities1/dh-speaker-series.html

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