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2nd Annual New Sun Conference on Aboriginal Arts:
Reflections and New Directions
Carleton University, March 1, 2003
 
P r o g r a m
 

8:30-9:00
Registration
  Coffee, juice and conversation

9:00-9:15
Welcome: Dr. Allan J. Ryan,
  New Sun Chair in Aboriginal Art and Culture

  Opening prayer: Stephen Augustine,
  Canadian Museum of Civilization

9:15 
David McLeod, writer/radio producer,
  member of The Aboriginal Writers Collective, Winnipeg

10:15 
Jennifer Podemski,
actress/writer/film maker, co-founder of Big Soul Productions, Toronto

11:15 
Greg Hill ,
Visual artist/Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art,
  National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa

12:15-1:45
Luncheon of Native cuisine in Fenn Lounge, Residence Commons

Menu:
buffalo stew,
wild rice mix,
roasted root vegetables,
bannock,
quarter rice stuffed squash,
maple flavoured triffle


  Performance by the White Tail Cree Powwow Singers

1:50-2:40
Chris Sutherland (CREEALIAS) and Gitchie Cheechoo (SYLABIX),
Hip Hop/Powwow musical duo (Toronto and Moosonee)

2:50-3:45
Joane Cardinal-Schubert, RCA,
writer/curator and multi-media artist, Calgary

3:45-4:00
Nutrition Break

4:00-4:50
Sheila Petzold,
president, Telewerx Television Production, Ottawa,
  Co-producer/director of Almost Home: A Sayisi Dene Journey
    and Dan Clark,
participant and subject of Almost Home, Toronto

4:50-5:00
Concluding remarks

 
A presentation of the New Sun Chair in Aboriginal Art and Culture
with the support of the Dean of Arts and Social Sciences and the New Sun Fund
administered by the Community Foundation of Ottawa.