AFTERNOON OF TALKS 1
Saturday, June 15, 2019 Start time: 1:45 pm
Venue: Rich Mix
An afternoon of talks around Indigenous cultures. One ticket buys admission to as many as you like!
1.45pm - Hugh Brody - Tracks Across the Sand
The legendary writer, director and anthropologist Hugh Brody screens and discusses a series of short films about the ‡Khomani San of the Southern Kalahari as they develop and then cope with their 1999 land claim.
3pm - Museums and Indigenous People
Maree Clarke and Nadia Myre discuss the complex relationships between Indigenous people and Museums, with Prof. Graham Harvey (Open University), Dr. Claire Warrior (Senior Exhibitions Interpretation Curator - National Maritime Museum) and Indigenous Associate Stephanie Pratt. The talk begins with a screening of Ojibway film-maker Adam Khalil's The Violence of a Civilization without Secrets.
4pm - The Eccles Centre Talk - Transatlantic Connections
The theatre-makers whose work is showing at ORIGINS discuss their work with Dr Philip Hatfield, Head of the Eccles Centre for American Studies at the British Library.
5pm - Beyond the Spectacle
Prof. David Stirrup and Prof. Jacqueline Fear-Segal, with their colleagues from the BEYOND THE SPECTACLE research project, discuss the interactions between the Indigenous cultures of North America and the UK.