Events that began in 2013

Native American Tribal Theatre -- Barbara Greenwald Memorial Arts Program

Thursday, December 05, 2013 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Smith-Buonanno, Room 106

Join William Yellow Robe, Jr. (University of Maine) as he discusses the new realities of producing and creating a new relationship between a colonial art medium and Indigenous Tribal nations as seen through the perception of a working Native Tribal playwright, director and actor. William S. Yellow Robe, Jr. is an enrolled member of the Assiniboine Tribe from the Fort Peck Indian reservation located in northeastern Montana. William has a body of work that includes numerous poems and short stories, and over fifty plays. He has two new plays a one-act play and a full-length play.

Indigenous Performance in the Americas

Thursday, December 05, 2013 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Pembroke Hall, Room 305

Organized by Paja Faudree (Anthropology) and Joshua Tucker (Music): Three days of events with leading scholars and practitioners of indigenous performance, beginning with a talk by William Yellow Robe Jr. on December 5 (Salomon Centger). Central conference to be held on Dec. 6 (Pembroke Hall), with a storytelling workshop (Lyman Hall) and a reading (Brown Bookstore) by Murielle Borst-Tarant on December 7.

BIG READ: Roundtable Discussion of Louise Erdrich's "Love Medicine"

Tuesday, November 19, 2013 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Stephen Robert '62 Campus Center, The Underground

Tomaquag Museum in Partnership with the Native Heritage Series at Brown and the Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology will host a Round Table Discussion. The Round Table discussion will be held at the Stephen Robert '62 Campus Center Underground with Indigenous educators, elders, and activists to discuss the themes of Louise Erdrich’s, “Love Medicine”. “An eclectic range of comic and tragic voices narrate this powerful book about the enduring power of love.