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September 14 Conference – Common Threads: Understanding Indigenous Realities in the Philippines and Guatemala

Common Threads Poster

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[Download the event programme]

The UBC Philippine Studies Series
and UBC International Students Association invite you to

“Common Threads: Understanding Indigenous Realities in the Philippines and Guatemala”

Friday September 14, 2012, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
UBC First Nations Longhouse

About the event: To explore the common colonial histories and struggles for self-determination in the Philippines and Guatemala, UBC students will be presenting about their work with indigenous communities in both countries.

Join us for an afternoon of storytelling, dialogue, cultural presentations, and a special spread of refreshments in the First Nations Longhouse!

In conjunction with this gathering, a photography exhibit will be housed in the UBC Global Lounge.

Visit the Facebook event page.

Update: listen to our  podcast and see photos from the event

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