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8th annual Ableson Religious Reconciliation Lecture

Date/Time

Sep 24, 2019
07:00 PM until 09:00 PM

Description

Join us as we welcome poet, musician and Native American activist Lyla June as the keynote speaker of the eighth annual Ableson Religious Reconciliation Lecture on Sept. 24. Starting at 7 p.m. in the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma Ballroom.

Raised in Taos, New Mexico, June is a descendant of the Diné (Navajo) and Tsésêhéstâhese (Cheyenne) peoples. She graduated with honors from Stanford University with a degree in environmental anthropology in 2012 and later earned a master’s degree in American Indian education from the University of New Mexico. A renowned hip-hop artist and singer-songwriter, June also co-founded the Taos Peace and Reconciliation Council to help heal the intergenerational trauma and ethnic division in northern New Mexico, among many other efforts in the service of the Native American community.

Cost

Free

Location

View map USAO Ballroom
1727 W. Alabama Ave.
Chickasha, OK

Additional Information

Sponsor

University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma

Phone

405-574-1381

Contact name

Zach Simpson

Contact email

zsimpson@usao.edu

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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8th annual Ableson Religious Reconciliation Lecture

Date/Time

Sep 24, 2019
07:00 PM until 09:00 PM

Description

Join us as we welcome poet, musician and Native American activist Lyla June as the keynote speaker of the eighth annual Ableson Religious Reconciliation Lecture on Sept. 24. Starting at 7 p.m. in the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma Ballroom.

Raised in Taos, New Mexico, June is a descendant of the Diné (Navajo) and Tsésêhéstâhese (Cheyenne) peoples. She graduated with honors from Stanford University with a degree in environmental anthropology in 2012 and later earned a master’s degree in American Indian education from the University of New Mexico. A renowned hip-hop artist and singer-songwriter, June also co-founded the Taos Peace and Reconciliation Council to help heal the intergenerational trauma and ethnic division in northern New Mexico, among many other efforts in the service of the Native American community.

Cost

Free

Location

View map USAO Ballroom
1727 W. Alabama Ave.
Chickasha, OK

Additional Information

Sponsor

University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma

Phone

405-574-1381

Contact name

Zach Simpson

Contact email

zsimpson@usao.edu

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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