2022 University of Victoria University Librarian's Lecture: Truth and Healing through Story-telling: Indigenous Podcasting In-Person
Critically acclaimed Cree journalist from Okanese First Nation and one of the most important voices in podcasting today, Connie Walker will discuss the work behind her podcast Stolen: Surviving St. Michael’s (2022), the process of understanding the effects of the residential school system on her family, her team’s struggles in getting access to residential school records, and why she decided now was the time to tell this story.
Reception: 5 p.m.
Lecture and panel discussion: 6 p.m.
Location: Ceremonial Hall, First Peoples House