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Traditional Knowledge Scholars’ Lecture Series FALL 2012

Department of Applied Indigenous Studies
SBS West Building (Bldg. 70) – Room 9 (Bottom Level)

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Wednesday, October 10th
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Bob Lomadafkie
Dividing the World for Occupation: Post discovery of the “New World” and Indigenous worldview.

Wednesday, October 10
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Marina Vasquez
Herbs and Medicinal Plants: This lecture will focus on 10 medicinal plants that grow in Flagstaff.

Wednesday, October 17th
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Marina Vasquez
Rilaj Maam – The Mayan God of Love, Health and Wealth: This lecture will focus on a Mayan deity born after the Conquest and his importance for indigenous resistance.

Wednesday, October 24th
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Bob Lomadafkie
Occupying the “New World”: Old World imposition upon indigenous lands.

Wednesday, November 7th
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Bob Lomadafkie
1680 Revolution in the Southwest: Unity of Southwest Pueblos for expulsion of the Spanish Crown.

Wednesday, November 14th
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Marina Vasquez
The Mayan Calendar: The Long count Calendar and Its Implications for 2012: This lecture will focus on the end of the 52 year cycle of the Mayan Calendar and the prophecies.

Wednesday, November 21st
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Bob Lomadafkie
Reorientation of the “Universe”: Indigenous worldview, from past into contemporary placement.

Wednesday, November 28th
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Marina Vasquez
Baktun 13 A New Beginning: This lecture will focus on ways to adapt to the changes occurring in the world today.

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