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November 2013

Lunch & learn: ‘Pocahontas: An Algonquin Icon’

November 13, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
On Wednesday, Nov. 13 at 12 p.m. in Union 201, please join us for lunch and a lecture by Nadema Agard explores the legendary figure from an Algonquin traditional world view, a Western historical context, and the contemporary perspective of Algonquin women of the greater Northeast, using literary references, images, video clips and music. Pocahontas will be presented in the context of her cultural and spiritual beliefs as a child born to be a special medicine person and chosen for… Find out more »