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Stephen Graham Jones (English, Colorado) will be reading some of his flash fiction, short stories, and perhaps pieces of his novels, as well as providing some anecdotes accompanied by discussion--all followed by a question and answer period.



Friday, February 12
3:30 pm, Curtin 175

Brown bag lunch seiminar
Friday, February 12
12 noon Curtin 939
Readings: Stephen Graham Jones, "Brushdogs" and "Father, Son, Holy Rabbit"



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C21's Landbody conference, which takes place May 5-7, 2016, considers the implications of Native ontologies and epistemologies, emphasizing the animate, living nature of place and the conceptual primacy of connection and locale.

Despite colonial incursions, Native communities continue tribal lifeways, constructing and reconstructing systems of reciprocal survival in regions and localized spaces throughout lands and other spaces occupied by and contested by colonial powers and people. Place is not a neutral backdrop. An ontological connection to a specific land comprises a central component of indigenous being, a commitment to place contrary to current celebrations of migration, individualism, and cosmopolitanism.

Plenary speakers include Jennifer Nez Denetdale, Jolene Rickard, Audra Simpson, Kim TallBear, and Gerald Vizenor.

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