Krysta Williams March 19, 2012

Also check out this event during Aboriginal Awareness Week!!

CFRC 101.9fm and OPIRG Kingston Present an Aboriginal Awareness Week event:
Krysta Williams, “Indigenous made media: old and new forms of tellings our truths and stories”

Monday, March 19, 6:30pm
Dunning Hall Room 11, Queen’s University

In celebration of Aboriginal Awareness Week at Queen’s, this talk explores how Indigenous people, particularly youth, are using and reinventing media from storytelling to social networks. Krysta Williams is an Indigenous Feminist and Turtle clan from Moravian of the Thames First Nation. She is a traditional singer and drummer, has a degree in Psychology and Spanish and Latin American Studies from the University of Waterloo and is the Lead Youth Advocate of the Native Youth Sexual Health Network, a continent-wide organization by and for Native youth.

This is the third and final event of the CFRC-OPIRG Anniversary Speaker Series, celebrating Black History Month, International Women’s Day, Aboriginal Awareness Week, 90 years of CFRC and 20 years of OPIRG Kingston.

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