2016-2017 Past Events

A listing of events hosted by NAISAB and affiliates 
Fall 2016– Spring 2017

Nature, Indigeneity and Activism in Peru’s Conga Mining Conflict
Monday, April 24, 2017, 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m., McKinney Conference Room (Watson Institute)

George Nicholas - Activism, Education, and the Protection of Indigenous Heritage
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 5:30pm - 6:30pm, Salomon Center, Room 001

16th Annual Spring Thaw Powwow
Saturday, April 22nd, Main Green

What I Am Thinking About Now: Bathsheba Demuth, Asst. Professor of History "Species of Transition: People, Dogs, and the Making of Hybrid Spaces in Gold Rush Alaska"
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 12pm-1pm, CSREA, 96 Waterman St

#NoDAPL and Settler Indigenization
Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 12:00pm - 1:00pm, Nightingale-Brown House

Trafficking in Indian Country: A Conversation with Native Americans at Brown Alumni
Saturday, March 18th, 2017, 11:30am-1:00pm, Urban Environmental Lab, Room 106

Documenting the Ever Changing Cultural Landscape of KhaPo Owingeh
Wednesday, March 22nd 2017, 5:30 PM, Salomon Center, room 001, Brown University, 75 Waterman Street, Providence

Enduring Hope: A Lecture and Performance by Radmilla Cody
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM, Metcalf Research Building Auditorium

What I Am Thinking About Now: Mariaelena Huambachano, "The 'Khipu Model': The Development of an Indigenous Research Framework"
Wednesday, February 08, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm, CSREA, 96 Waterman St.

Water Protectors & The Dakota Access Pipeline: A Teach-in
Saturday, September 17th. 1:00pm-2:30pm, Metcalf Auditorium

The Dazzle of Vermilion: Tracing the Early Cinnabar Trade in the Ancient Andes - Richard Burger (Charles J. MacCurdy Professor in Yale’s Department of Anthropology) - Jane Powell Dwyer Lecture
Thursday, September 29, 2016 5:30pm - 6:30pm, Salomon Center, Room 001

Indigenous Peoples' Day
Monday, October 10th

Building on Basso: Apache Identity, Power Negotiation and Perpetual Misconception
Friday, October 14, 12:00pm, Giddings 212

Unearthing the South: Indigeneity, Globality, Community
Friday, October 14th 4:00pm-6:00pm Film Screening of "Embrace the Serpent", Grandoff Auditorium
Saturday, October 15th, 10:00am-6:00pm, Pembroke Hall 305, 172 Meeting Street.

The Early Modern Amazon: Indigenous Histories from Above and Below
Monday, October 17th, 4-6:30pm, John Carter Brown Library

Fanonian Antinomies
Tuesday, November 1, 2016, 5:30 pm. Pembroke Hall 305, 172 Meeting Street

The Diorama Dilemma: Is There a Future for Anthropology in Museums?
Wednesday, November 02, 2016 5:30pm - 6:30pm​, Salomon Center, Room 001

Finding Metacom: Artists Duane Slick & Martin Smick in Dialogue with the Fruitlands Native American Collection
Wednesday, November 9, 5PM, List Room 120 (List Art Building, 64 College St) 

Indigenous Food Sovereignty: "Through an Indigenous lens, Food security is Food sovereignty: Case studies of Maori of Aotearoa and Quechua people of Peru" & "Defining and Enacting Food Sovereignty in American Indian Community Gardening"
Thursday, November 10th, 12PM, Dyer House

Sonic Sovereignty in D'Arcy McNickle's The Surrounded
Friday, November 11th, 12pm-1pm, UEL Classroom, 135 Angell Street

Land of the Unfree: Indians, Africans, and the World of Colonial Slavery
Friday, November 11, 2016, 12 PM, CSSJ Seminar Room 94 Waterman Street

Frank Salomon – Anthropologies of Religion Seen from an Andean Altar
Monday, November 14, 2016, 12 p.m. – 2 p.m., Birkelund Board Room-- Watson Institute

Transpacific Taiwan: An International Symposium
Monday, November 14, 2016, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Joukowsky Forum- Watson Institute

Borders of Our Identities: Indigeneity in Latin America & the Borders that Separate Us
Tuesday, November 15th, 6:00-7:30pm, The Underground--Stephen Roberts Campus Center

Robert A. Geake discusses & signs "From Slaves to Soldiers"
Thursday, November 17, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM, Brown Bookstore 244 Thayer Street

Performance by Monique Mojica, LeAnne Howe, and Jorge Morejón: "Side Show Freaks & Circus Injuns"
Friday, November 18, 2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm, Granoff Center, Studio 1, 154 Angell Street

Anthropology as Cosmic Diplomacy: Toward an Ecological Ethics for the Anthropocene
Monday, November 28, 4:00 pm, Petteruti Lounge

Moche Murals and Archaeo-Art History
Monday, November 28, 2016, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., McKinney Conference Room

Seminar with Iyko Day, "Race, Indigeneity, and Settler Colonial Critique
Friday, December 02, 2016 11:00am - 12:30pm, Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America (CSREA), Lippitt House

NAHS Annual Frybread Social
Friday, December 2nd 6:00pm-8:00pm, Brown Center for Students of Color

#NoDAPL Teach-In
Friday, December 9th, 12 PM - 1:45 PM, MacMillan Hall, Room 115, 167 Thayer Street,