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9th Annual New Sun Conference on Aboriginal Arts:
Something Else Again!
Carleton University, Saturday, February 27, 2010

 
P r o g r a m
 

8:30 - 9:15
Registration
Coffee/juice/muffins

9:15 - 9:30
Welcome, Allan J. Ryan
New Sun Chair in Aboriginal Art and Culture

Opening prayer, Elder Jim Albert

Welcoming remarks, John Osborne,
Dean of Arts and Social Sciences, Carleton University

9:30 - 10:20
Christi Belcourt,
Painter and author

10:25 - 11:15
Manon Barbeau,

Directrice, Wapikoni Mobile film training project
Abraham Cote,
film maker

11:15 - 11:30
Nutrition Break

11:30 - 12:20
Gerald Vizenor,
Internationally renowned author

12:30 - 1:30 pm
Buffet luncheon of Native cuisine, Fenn Lounge,
Residence Commons

Menu:

Bannock bread with maple butter and ground cherry compote
Red and wild rice salad with dried fruits
Pickled beets and pearl onion salad
Bitter greens salad
Black garlic Yukon potato mash
Honey glazed root vegetables and squash
Venison, celery root and shitake mushroom ragout
Clay salt rubbed salmon on a bed of julienne vegetables
in a light saffron jus
Berry fruit flan, pumpkin cheesecake (sugar-free)


1:30 - 2:00
TANYA TAGAQ IN CONCERT
With Jesse Zubot (violin) and Jean Martin (drums)
Fenn Lounge

2:20 - 3:10
Marwin Begaye,
Visual artist, diabetes awareness advocate

3:15 - 4:05
Tanya Tagaq,
Throat singer/jazz-classic vocalist

4:10 - 4:30
Concluding remarks, gift basket draw
Closing prayer

 
 
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 .