Friday, April-11, 2014. 2-4 pm at UIC Latino Cultural Center
THE RETURN OF NAVAJO BOY: The return of Navajo Boy, an official selection of the Sundance Film Festival and PBS, is an internationally acclaimed documentary that reunited a Navajo family and triggered a federal investigation into uranium contamination. It tells the story of Elsie Mae Begay, whose history in pictures reveals an incredible and ongoing struggle for environmental justice.
Thursday, April-24, 2014. 12-2 pm at UIC Latino Cultural Center
Laura Sachiko Fuigikawa's talk Removable People? The Long History of Relocation of Japanese Americans and American Indians. She is a Visiting Assistant professor in Asian American Studies and Gender and Women Studies here at UIC. She holds a doctoral degree in American Studies and Ethnicity with a certificate in Gender Studies from the University of Southern California.
Copyright 2008 The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois