Documenting Presence: Courage, Community and Dignity

Lay Summary 

This electronic booklet provides highlights of a symposium which took place at Grenfell Campus, Memorial University (November 4-5, 2013): "Maroon and Mi’kmaq: An International Indigenous Exchange."

"Maroon and Mi'kmaq" brought several prestigious speakers (Chief Misel Joe, Colonel Frank Lumsden and Dr. Afua Cooper) to Grenfell Campus, Memorial University, to participate in a symposium about Indigenous issues.

"Documenting Presence" boasts highlights of this important meeting and suggests the worth in considering future similar exchanges.

The booklet can be accessed at http://www.grenfell.mun.ca/indigenous-symposium

Departments 
English
History
Religious Studies
Visual Arts
Anthropology
Funding 
1) The Division Of Arts, Grenfell Campus And 2) The Quick Start Fund For Public Engagement, Office Of Public Engagement, MUN, St. John&#146
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Locations 
Newfoundland and Labrador
Canada
Jamaica
Themes 
Aboriginal Peoples
Aboriginal Affairs
Aboriginal History
Aboriginal Rights
Mi'kmaq
Native Communities
Arts, Culture & Heritage
Anthropology
Industry Sectors 
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports and Related Industries
Aboriginal Public Administration
Scientific Research and Development Services