Conferences / Colloquia

Conference on Aboriginal Heritage

A conference on aboriginal heritage will be co-organized by the Nika-Nishk Project and Ok8api, the aboriginal circle of Université de Montréal. The event will take place in the Carrefour des arts et des sciences, room C-3061, Pavillon Lionel-Groulx, Université de Montréal. Please note that the conference will be in French. More details on the conference Lire plus / Read more

Conference at LEO, March 12, 2015

Speakers: Élise Dubuc and Carole Delamour Title of the paper: “The Mashteuiatsh teuehikan at the crossroads. The multiple echoes of a drum.” The event is part of the LEO (Ethnomusicology and organology laboratory) conference cycle and will take place in Room A-873 of the Université de Montréal Music Faculty, next March 12, at noon. The Lire plus / Read more

Conference of the ACFAS, may 2014

At the last conference of the Association francophone pour le savoir (ACFAS) in May 2014, Julian Whittam and Carole Delamour delivered a paper in French entitled « Museums and First Nations : between collaboration, transmission, and reappropriation. The Ilnu community of Mashteuiatsh and the National Museum of the American Indian ». The goal was to present the activities Lire plus / Read more

Presentations at the annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association (AAA) in Chicago, november 2013

On November 20 and 21, 2013, Élise Dubuc and Samantha Tenasco attended the annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association (AAA), in Chicago. Élise presented a paper entitled Repatriation and cultural categories. the post human remains era : questioning beings and things. http://aaa.confex.com/aaa/2013/webprogrampreliminary/Paper32644.html Samantha presented a paper she authored with Julian Whittam, entitled “In the spirit Lire plus / Read more

Colloquium at the annual ACFAS, May 2013

On May 7th 2013, the research team organised a colloquium entitled Possession, dépossession et repossession. Le rapatriement du patrimoine autochtone à la croisée des chemins (Possession, dispossession and repossession: repatriation of aboriginal heritage materials at the crossroads) as part of the annual ACFAS Conference at the Université Laval, in Québec City.  Sally Price gave the Lire plus / Read more