Join East Cleveland Public Library in welcoming the award-winning poet Chrystos to Cleveland for a poetry reading. Chrystos is winner of the Audre Lourde International Poetry Competition and Sappho Award of Distinction, and whose work examines themes of social justice, feminism, and Native rights.
Third World Liberation Conference will feature multiple panels with speakers and presenters from both Oberlin and the surrounding area, as well as prominent speakers in their field from across the country.
Submitted by sundance on February 28, 2018 - 12:17pm
Come attend a talk by guest speaker Leon Briggs (Seneca) comparing the "Indian Health Care" program with traditional health care: religious, herbal, and spiritual. Mr. Briggs will discuss health issues facing Native communities and how to deal with these issues and balance traditional ways of life by using traditional, spiritual, and cultural remedies.
This event is free and open to the public.
This talk is part of Oberlin's Student Labor Action Coalition (SLAC) annual Weekend of Action symposium (March 30th-April 1, 2018).