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Photos from the Common Threads Conference

Photos from the Common Threads: Understanding Indigenous Realities in the Philippines and Guatemala Are you curious about our lecture? Are you wondering why our resident engineer has “F*** the environment!” behind him? Or our intriguing communal dancing with Kathara Cultural Theatre? Listen to the podcast about the event, or ask questions here on the blog or … Continue reading

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Volunteer Opportunity – Call for Photography Submissions

“Common Threads” is a celebration of solidarities between the indigenous peoples of the Philippines and Guatemala. In order to explore their common colonial histories, and to learn from their struggles and victories, UBC students will be presenting about their work with Filipino and Guatemalan indigenous communities at the First Nations Longhouse on September 14, 2012. … Continue reading

Conferences / Lectures/Workshops

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

[Download the poster as a JPG] [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 … Continue reading