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Red Talks

Date and Time: July 17, 2019, 10:00 AM CT

Location: Abe & Jake's Landing, 8 E 6th St, Lawrence
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Facilitated by Eric Anderson, Professor of Indigenous Studies, Haskell Indian Nations University

Emerging Indigenous influencers speak about various sectors of Indian Country. Topics include entrepreneurship, public engagement, tribal government, social advocacy, and art expression.

Panel discussion with powwow head staff

Durrell Cooper III, Treasurer, Apache Tribe of Oklahoma, "Facing Adversity Through Adaptive Leadership"

Becky Howlett, Outside Counsel for the Navajo Nation Dept of Justice, "Representing Indigenous: A Focus on Tribal Governmental Priorities"

Sean Snyder (Navajo) & Adrian Stevens (Northern Ute, Shoshnee Bannock), "Breaking Social Barriers in Traditional Structures"

Keya Clairmount (Sicangu, Taos Pueblo, Meskwaki, Ojibwe), Institute of American Indian Arts, "Emphasizing Traditional Culture Through Contemporary Expression"

Ruben Littlehead (Northern Cheyenne), Graduate of Haskell Indian Nations University, "They Fear Those That Talk Loud"

Events are part of "Young Professionals Powwow," a public celebration. Partnership with Lead Horse LLC.

Sponsored by: Mini-Moccasins, Inc

For more information about this event, please contact:
Frederick Gipp
(785) 766-7789


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