Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz is a historian, author, memoirist, and speaker who researches Western Hemisphere history and international human rights. She has been active in the international indigenous movement for more than four decades, and she is known for her lifelong commitment to national and international social justice issues. After receiving her Ph.D. in history at the University of California at Los Angeles, Dunbar-Ortiz taught in the newly established Native American Studies Program at California State University, Hayward, and helped found the Departments of Ethnic Studies and Women’s Studies.
Presented by the Wilson Institute for Canadian History in partnership with Indigenous Studies Program
April 21, 7 p.m. Community Room 1003, L.R Wilson Hall. Free admission. Register online or call 905 525 9140 ext. 26848