Event

The Lyle Center Presents: Environmental Justice in Indian Country and Moving Toward a Transformational Land Ethic

Date/Time: 
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 6:00pm
Location: 
Virtual
Dina Gilio-Whitaker's talk is part of the College of Environmental Design's 2020-21 Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Lecture Series
Dina Gilio-Whitaker's talk is part of the College of Environmental Design's 2020-21 Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Lecture Series

The Lyle Center for Regenerative Studies is hosting a lecture by Dina Gilio-Whitaker (Colville Confederated Tribes), a lecturer of American Indian Studies at CSU San Marcos, an awardwinning journalist, and an independent consultant/educator in environmental justice policy planning.

She is the author of “As Long as the Grass Grows: The Indigenous Fight for Environmental Justice from Colonization to Standing Rock" and co-authored "'All the Real Indians Died Off' and 20 Other Myths About Native Americans" with Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz.

Gilio-Whitaker's lecture is part of the newly launched Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Lecture Series sponsored by the College of Environmental Design. The 2020-21 program will feature guest speakers from the disciplines of architecture, landscape architecture, art, urban and regional planning, and regenerative studies.

RSVP to receive a Zoom link to attend for free at crs@cpp.edu.

Editor's note: The video recording of Gilio-Whitaker's lecture is now available.
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