Dartmouth Events

Walking Speech

Naomi Caffee, Reed College

Friday, January 19, 2024
3:30pm – 5:00pm
Loew Auditorium, Black Family Visual Arts Center
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Arts and Sciences, Clubs & Organizations, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Lectures & Seminars

"Walking speech": Hearing and Heeding Indigenous Voices from the Eurasian and American Arctic

Naomi Caffee, Assistant Professor of Russian at Reed College, will discuss Indigenous writing in the U.S. and Russia, state ideology, the blending of oral and written literary tradition in Indigenous writing, and the challenges of integrating Indigenous Studies approaches into Russian Studies.
Free and open to the public.

Sponsors: Department of East European, Eurasian & Russian Studies, Institute for Artic Studies at the John Sloan Dickey Center for International Understanding, Department of Native American and Indigenous Studies, English Department and the Leslie Center for the Humanities.

For more information, contact:
Carol Bean-Carmody

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.