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Red Talks

Date and Time: July 17, 2019, 10:30 AM CT

Location: Abe & Jake's Landing, 8 E 6th St, Lawrence
(view on google maps)

Emerging indigenous influencers speak about Indian Country, tribal policy, social advocacy, and art expression through a series of short presentations.

Panel discussion exploring the traditions and roles associated with powwow head staff.

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

Becky Howlett, Outside Councel 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.

Red Talks are part of "Young Professionals Powwow" a ceremonial celebration and series of public events featuring emerging indigenous influencers exploring issues facing Indian Country today. 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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