Native American and Indigenous Peoples Day Symposium- Oct. 2, 2017

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NAIPD 2017 posterPhotographer who works to remedy Native American stereotypes to speak at TCU

Matika Wilbur, a Swinomish and Tulalip photographer from Seattle, Washington, who is working to photograph citizens from every federally-recognized tribe in the United States, will work with students at the second annual Native American and Indigenous Peoples Day Symposium Oct. 2.

She will give a public presentation titled Changing the Way We See Native America: Dismantling Native American Stereotypes at 7 p.m. Oct. 2, in the Brown-Lupton University Union Ballroom. Drum group Comanche Thunder will perform before and after Wilbur’s talk and the group Tribal Traditions Arts & Education will also dance.

View the full schedule here.