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A Lecture by Minnawaanigogiizhigok (Dawnis Kennedy) at Plug In ICA

  • Plug In ICA 460 Portage Avenue Winnipeg Canada (map)

Plug in ICA’s Respondent Series Presents: A Lecture by Minnawaanigogiizhigok (Dawnis Kennedy) 
Existing in Conflict with the Law: Canada’s Indian Act, and the Legislation and Criminalization of Indigenous Identity

Plug In ICA invites Minnawaanigogiizhigok (Dawnis Kennedy) to present on her research, exploring the impact of Canada’s Indian Act on identities of Indigenous peoples and the communities and governance structures they maintain. In her talk, Existing in Conflict with the Law: Canada’s Indian Act, and the Legislation and Criminalization of Indigenous Identity, Kennedy unpacks how treaty and governance are understood within Anishnaabe law. This presentation by Kennedy on Thursday, March 28, at 7pm is part of our Respondent Series and in conjunction with Jean-Paul Kelly’s current exhibition, That ends that matter.* 

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