Tomorrow - Wed Oct 27 - speaker Heather Devine - native genealogy
MessageHi everyone:Judii Rempel has asked me to let all of you know about the following event that is happening TOMORROW!The first talk in the IIS Fall Speaker Series will be given by Dr. Heather Devine.It is titled “The People Who Own Themselves – Researching Native Genealogy in Alberta.”The talk will be tomorrow, October 27, 2004 from 12 noon – 1:00 p.m. in the Native Centre, MSC Room 391.(MSC stands for MacEwen Student Centre - at the heart of the U of C campus. Reasonable access can be obtained by parking in the on-campus parkade.INTERNATIONAL INDIGENOUS STUDIES PROGRAM
FALL SPEAKER SERIES
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2004
12 noon – 1:00 p.m.
NATIVE CENTRE, ROOM 391
"The People Who Own Themselves –
Researching Native Genealogy in Alberta"
Dr. Heather Devine
Museum and Heritage Studies Program
Faculty of Communication and Culture
What factors influence the development of a
First Nations or Métis identity?
What are the family connections between First Nations
and Métis communities in Alberta?
This presentation discusses different methods for researching
First Nation and Métis ancestry, and also discusses how these
genealogical techniques were used in the writing of
The People Who Own Themselves, a history of the development ofone Native family over 250 years.