Call for Papers & Panels – International Conference Celebrating Indigenous Knowledges: Peoples, Lands, Cultures


CALL FOR PAPERS AND PANELS

AN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

CELEBRATING INDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGES: PEOPLES, LANDS, CULTURES

CONFIRMED KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:
GREGORY CAJETE
EDNA MANITOWABI
MANULANI MEYERS
TOM PORTER
LINDA TUHIWAI SMITH

June 16-20th, 2010

DEPARTMENT OF INDIGENOUS STUDIES
TRENT UNIVERSITY
PETERBOROUGH, ONTARIO, CANADA

We will honour the accomplishments within the discipline of Indigenous Studies; consider present trends in scholarship; and discuss directions in strengthening Indigenous scholarship and communities for future generations

We welcome submissions for papers and panels in the following areas of Indigenous Studies:

Honouring Where We Have Come From:  Individuals and Programs
Orality:  from Community to the Academy
Indigenous Performance:  Transforming Possibilities
Articulating Indigenous Epistemologies in the Academy
Look to the Mountain, Spiritual Ecology, Indigenous Science
Revolutions in Methodologies
Reclaiming Histories
Elders in the Academy
Land, Language and Culture
Indigenous Peoples Health and the Environment
Indigenous Archaeology
Spirit in the Academy
Land, Language and Narrative
Knowledges, Genders and Colonization
Indigenous-non-Indigenous Alliances:  Possibilities and Challenges
Narrating and Curating the Past, Present, Future
Indigenous Scholarship and the Publishing World
Indigenous Resurgence and Resistance

Submissions for papers and panels should be 300 word abstracts
Deadline:  November 1, 2009
Email Submissions: 10thanniversaryconference@gmail.com

Graduate students are encouraged to submit an abstract.

Please join us as we celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Ph.D. Program in Indigenous Studies.

Sonya Atalay
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Indiana University Anthropology Dept.
Student Bldg. 130
701 E. Kirkwood Ave.
Bloomington, IN 47405-7100
Telephone: (812) 856-2638
http://www.indiana.edu/~anthro/people/faculty/atalay.html