Join us for our annual Indigenous Education Week taking place February 22, 2016 - February 26, 2016.  All events are free and open to the public!  You can also join the conversation on Twitter at #UofTIEW2016

Presented in partnership with: Hart House, Multi-Fith Centre and the Anti-Racism and Cultural Diversity Office.


February 22 Opening reception & A talk with Arthur Manuel
February 23 Panel discussion & Cornhusk doll making workshop
February 24 Panel discussion & A talk with Wab Kinew
February 25 A teaching with Andrew Wesley & lecture by Kyle T. Mays
February 26 A conversation between two emcees & drum making workshop

February 22

11:00 a.m. Opening reception and meet and greet with indigenous artists Lisa Boivin, Nah-Hak Hartmann, and Neil Polson

2:00 p.m. 150 years of Canadian Colonization and our Right to Self-Determination: A talk with Arthur Manuel at OISE, Room 5-210/5-220, 252 Bloor St W.

February 23

11:00 a.m. Land and Knowledge of the Self: panel discussion with Lee Maracle, Lenore Keeshig, And Melody McIver

2:00 p.m. Cornhusk doll making workshop with Iehnhotonkwas Bonnie Jane Maracle
*Note: This workshop is limited to 20 participants. Please email to register for this free workshop.

February 24

2:00 p.m. Imagining an Indigenous Future: Panel discussion with Lindsey Catherine Cornum, Ralina Kuokkanen and Jarrett Martineau in the Main Activity Hall at the Multi-Faith Centre, 569 Spadina Ave.

7:00 p.m. Wab Kinew: On reconciliation and the TRC report at the Isabel Bader Theatre.
* Tickets available at Limited rush seating will be available.

February 25

11:00 a.m. The Land is Sacred: A teaching with Andrew Wesley

2:00 p.m. The Arrivant, The Native, and the Settler in the Motor City: Indigenous (competing) Histories of 20th Century Detroit.  A lecture by Kyle T. Mays in the Upper Library, Massey College.  4 Devonshire Place

February 26

2:00 p.m. Rhyming for Black and Indigenous Liberation: A conversation between two emcees, Shibastik and Jasiri X. Moderated by Karyn Recollet in the Music Room at Hart House.

2:00 p.m. Drum making workshop with the indigenous education network at OISE in the Peace Lounge. 
*There is a fee for materials. Please email to register.