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Sep 30 '22
Doors open at 11am
In honour of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, WAG-Qaumajuq in partnership with the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation, will be hosting a day of special programming.

Join us for a National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation one hour national broadcast, followed by the launch of Lessons in Legitimacy: Colonialism, Capitalism, and the Rise of State Schooling in British Columbia with Dr. Sean Carleton, and take part in a public discussion on what you need to know about the history and legacy of Indian Residential Schools.

Open to the public. Refreshments available.

General admission fees will be donated to the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation, reflective of our ongoing efforts to respond to the TRC Calls to Action.

Self-identifying Indigenous peoples are always welcome, free of charge.

Schedule

  • 11:15am – Screening of Truth & Reconciliation Week program episodes
  • 12pm – NCTR’s live national broadcast, Remembering the Children
  • 1:30pm – Truth before Reconciliation, book launch with Dr. Sean Carleton for Lessons in Legitimacy: Colonialism, Capitalism, and the Rise of State Schooling in British Columbia
  • 2:30pm – Panel Discussion: What you need to know about the history and legacy of Indian Residential Schools
  • Family friendly art activity

 

*Schedule & programming subject to change

Speakers (more to be announced)

Sean Carleton Sean Carleton Erin Millions Erin Millions Pat Nadeau Pat Nadeau Maeengan Linklater Maeengan Linklater

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