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Marking the Infinite: Contemporary Women Artists from Aboriginal Australia

01/28/2017

Marking the Infinite features the works of nine women Aboriginal artists from remote areas across Australia. Revered matriarchs commanding leadership roles use art to empower their respective communities. The exhibit will run from January 28th until May 7th. The opening reception was on January 28th.

Learn Quechua through FIU Study Abroad

01/10/2017

For those interested in learning Quechua, the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center offers the Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship for participation in a FLAS approved Summer Study Abroad program for training in Quechua. The fellowship provides a tuition and stipend award to students participating in language and area studies training. For full details on our Summer Fellowship, please visit https://lacc.fiu.edu/academics/financial/flas-fellowship/.

Indigenous Water Protectors and the Dakota Access Pipeline Controversy Video

12/01/2016

Please click here to watch video from last night's event.

Upcoming Events

Call for Papers- Tidally United 2017 Summit

08/04/2017 09:00 AM

Tidally United 2017 Summit: Impact of Sea Level Rise on Florida Archaeological and Cultural Resources. The 2017 Tidally United Summit raises awareness about how sea level and climate change will impact archaeological and culturally important sites, as well as how the loss of these sites will affect communities. In Florida, cultural sites are often neglected when discussing resiliency planning. This summit highlights indigenous groups and speakers on climate science, planning, and [...]

Fifth Annual FIU Indigenous Celebration

10/07/2017 02:00 PM

The FIU Global Indigenous Forum creates a place for talking, listening, and learning about Indigenous issues, perspectives and world views. Join FIU students and faculty for our fifth annual celebration with Indigenous speakers, performers, music and dance. Free and open to the public

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Dr. Dennis Wiedman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Anthropology
Department of Global and Sociocultural Studies SIPA 327
Florida International University
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
Office phone: 305-348-2262
Secretary: 305-348-2247
Email: wiedmand@fiu.edu
Web page: www.fiu.edu/~wiedmand

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