Events Walking in Two Worlds: Growing up Indigenous in Turtle Island

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Walking in Two Worlds: Growing up Indigenous in Turtle Island

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM


Madolyn Wesaw

Activist Madolyn Wesaw discusses the complexities of growing up Indigenous in modern America. From erasure in educational systems to misrepresentation in pop culture, learn what we can do to create a more inclusive future for native youth.

Madolyn Wesaw is an indigenous activist and mother. A citizen of the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians, she serves Indigenous and other marginalized groups through her work with the American Indian Movement Chapter of Indiana and Kentucky. In addition, Madolyn serves on the Interim Coordinating Committee of the Michiana Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression. She has been involved in projects with the Civil Rights Heritage Center in South Bend, IN., The Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, and the Newberry Library.

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