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Art Exhibits

  • Fall 2011 (September - December 2011)
    Double Vision
    C.N. Gorman Museum, Hart Hall
    For more information, please visit http://gormanmuseum.ucdavis.edu

  • November 1 – November 28, 2011
    Jack Forbes – Pathfinder: A Retrospective on His Life Work and Impact
    Art Lounge, Memorial Union

  • Winter 2012 (January 10 – March 16, 2012)
    Ruthe Blalock Jones – A Retrospective
    C.N. Gorman Museum, Hart Hall
    For more information, please visit http://gormanmuseum.ucdavis.edu

  • Spring 2012 (April 3 – June 8, 2012)
    New Secrets: Sonya Kelliher-Combs
    C.N. Gorman Museum, Hart Hall
    For more information, please visit http://gormanmuseum.ucdavis.edu


Library Exhibits

  • Fall 2011 (October – December): The Freedom to Read - "The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian"
    Classic and Contemporary Literature Challenged or Banned (including bibliography and suggested reading)
    Peter J. Shields Library, First Floor Lobby

  • Spring 2012 (April – June): "Imagination turns every word into a bottle rocket"—Sherman Alexie
    A selection of his works (including bibliography and suggested reading)
    Peter J. Shields Library, First Floor Lobby


Films

  • November 8, 2011: "Reel Injun – On the Trail of the Hollywood Indian" (86 mins.)
    11:30 AM – 1 PM, Peter J. Shields Library, First Floor Library Instruction Lab

  • November 14, 2011 : "Two Spirits" (65 mins.)
    11:30 AM -1 PM , Peter J. Shields Library, First Floor Library Instruction Lab

  • April 3, 2012: "Uneasy Remains"
    NOON – 1:30 PM, 126 Voorhies
    Panel discussion to follow film screening
    For more information, please visit http://ucdnasgrads.weebly.com/1/category/uneasy%20remains/1.html

  • April 10, 2012: "Smoke Signals"- Based on Sherman Alexie's screenplay, Smoke Signals (89 mins.)
    11:30 AM – 1 PM, Peter J. Shields Library, First Floor Library Instruction Lab


Lectures and Panel Discussions

  • October 6, 2011: Contested Spaces – Race, Place and Memory in Native America
    Chad Anderson, Fellow, Department of History; Hsuan Hsu, Professor, Department of English; Christina Snyder, ACLS Fellow, Indiana University
    12:10 PM – 1:30 PM, 26 Voorhies

  • October 25, 2011: Telling As Listening – Storytelling in the Moment
    Lynette Hunter, Professor, Theater and Dance
    12:10 PM – 1 PM, Mee Room, Memorial Union

  • November 3, 2011: Ishi, Kroeber, and the Pronouncement of 'Extinction' – 100 Years On
    P. Christiaan Klieger, Cultural Anthropologist and Curator, The California Museum
    12:10 PM – 1 PM, Mee Room, Memorial Union
    For more information, please visit http://www.californiamuseum.org/Ishi_100

  • November 3, 2011: Breast Cancer and the Native American Community – Historical Trauma, American Indian Women & Cancer Health Disparities
    Marlene M. von Friederichs-Fitzwater, Professor, Hematology & Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, UC Davis School of Medicine and Director, Outreach Research and Education Program, UC Davis Cancer Center
    12:10 PM – 1 PM, Education Building, Room 1222, UC Davis Health System, 4610 X Street, Sacramento Campus

  • November 7, 2011: When Grief is So Deep, All That You Must Do is Laugh – Spirit and Humor in the Work of Sherman Alexie and George Longfish
    Ines Hernandez-Avila, Professor, Department of Native American Studies
    12:10 PM – 1:00 PM, Mee Room, Memorial Union

  • November 9, 2011: Revitalization of California Indian Languages
    Martha Macri, Professor, Department of Native American Studies
    12:10 PM – 1 PM, Mee Room, Memorial Union

  • November 15, 2011: Nine Legged Frogs and National Sacrifice – Tracking Environmental Injustice in Native America
    Traci Brynne Voyles, Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of History
    12:10 PM – 1 PM, 126 Voorhies

  • November 16, 2011: Jack Forbes – Native Voices: A Panel Discussion on His Influence and Contributions to Indian Education
    Carolyn Forbes, wife of Jack Forbes; Chris Peters, UC Davis and Department of Native American Studies Alumnus; Moderated by Melissa Johnson, Program Coordinator, Cross Cultural Center
    12:10 PM – 1:30 PM, Art Lounge, Memorial Union

  • November 17, 2011: The Absolutely True Diary of a College Indian – Student Perspectives
    Panel discussion featuring UC Davis students
    12:10 PM – 1:30 PM, 126 Voorhies

  • November 29, 2011: Community-Based Northern California Indian Health Projects
    Felicia Espina Miller-Yakama, Outreach Officer, UC Davis School of Medicine & Dennis Styne, Professor, Pediatric Endocrinology, UC Davis School of Medicine & Yocha Dehe Endowed Chair
    12:10 PM – 1 PM, Education Building, Room 1222, UC Davis Health System, 4610 X Street, Sacramento Campus

  • January 11, 2012: Sacramento Native American Health Center – Integrated Health Delivery System Utilizing Community Clinics
    Britta Guerrero, CEO, Sacramento Native American Health Center
    12:10 PM – 1 PM, Education Building, Room 1222, UC Davis Health System, 4610 X Street, Sacramento Campus

  • February 15, 2012: Cultural Competency and Community Clinic – Serving the Native American Community
    Cibonay Cordova, Sacramento Native American Health Center
    12:10 PM – 1 PM, Education Building, Room 1222, UC Davis Health System, 4610 X Street, Sacramento Campus

  • March 28, 2012: Integration of Behavioral Health Care and Traditional Native American Practice
    Juan Martinez, Sacramento Native American Health Center; Albert Titman, Sacramento Native American Health Center
    12:10 PM – 1 PM, Education Building, Room 1222, UC Davis Health System, 4610 X Street, Sacramento Campus

  • April 2, 2012: Native American Education – A Brief History
    Melissa Johnson, Program Coordinator, Cross Cultural Center; Nicole Blalock Moore, Department of Native American Studies
    12:10 PM – 1:30 PM, Mee Room, Memorial Union

  • April 3, 2012: Uneasy Remains – UC Davis and the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (film and panel discussion)
    Brook Colley, Department of Native American Studies; Cutcha Risling-Baldy, Department of Native American Studies; Christina Ortiz, International Agriculture Development; Gina Caison, Department of English
    NOON – 1:30 PM, 126 Voorhies
    For more information, please visit http://ucdnasgrads.weebly.com/1/category/uneasy%20remains/1.html

  • April 5, 2012: Humor and Survival
    Karma Waltonen, Lecturer, University Writing Program
    12:10 PM – 1:30 PM, Mee Room, Memorial Union

  • April 7, 2012: UC Davis PowWow
    ARC Pavilion
    For a complete list of events, please visit http://ccc.ucdavis.edu

  • April 9, 2012: Reading Sherman Alexie from a Hemispheric Perspective – A View from the Andes
    Zoila Mendoza, Professor, Department of Native American Studies
    12:10 PM – 1 PM, Mee Room, Memorial Union


Author's Visit

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  • April 11, 2012: The Forum@MC – Written in Blood: Youth Voice, Survival and Censorship
    Panel discussion with Sherman Alexie, featured author, and other guests.
    4 PM – 5 PM, Jackson Hall, Robert and Margrit Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts

  • *April 11, 2012: Author's Talk – The Partially True Story of the True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
    8 PM – 9:30 PM, Jackson Hall, Robert and Margrit Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts
    To purchase tickets, please visit mondavicenter.ucdavis.edu or call the Mondavi Center Box Office at (530) 754-2787.

  • April 11, 2012: Book Signing by Sherman Alexie
    9:30 PM, Yocha Dehe Grand Lobby, Robert and Margrit Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts

*All CCBP program events are FREE to the public with the exception of the Author's Talk on April 11, 2011 at 8 PM.

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