Indigenization is Indigenous – Gazette

by ahnationtalk on February 12, 201982 Views

Feb. 12, 2019

A lot of people are talking about Indigenization.

We’ve noticed that it has taken on several meanings, some of which contradict one another.

Indigenization means change led by Indigenous people to bring Indigenous ways of knowing, being and doing into spaces that are not designed for those ways.

Indigenous way of doing

There is a place for settlers in this.

Some examples of what that might look like can be found here at Memorial, such as the School of Music’s new project in partnership with First Light to host (and pay!) Indigenous musicians and artists to create a new course that will be taught exclusively by (paid!) Indigenous teachers.

Read More: https://gazette.mun.ca/campus-and-community/indigenization-is-indigenous/

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