Q and A with the experts: The role of Indigenous women in the preservation and transmission of traditional knowledge – UWaterloo

Q and A with the experts: The role of Indigenous women in the preservation and transmission of traditional knowledge – UWaterloo

by ahnationtalk on August 9, 2022130 Views

August 9, 2022

Waterloo historian and anthropologist explains how the importance of women in the community is inextricably tied to the land

The International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples is celebrated globally on August 9th. It marks the date of the inaugural session of the Working Group on Indigenous Populations in 1982. In keeping with this year’s theme, University of Waterloo historian and anthropologist Talena Atfield, answers questions about the roles of Indigenous women in preserving and transmitting traditional knowledges. Professor Atfield is a member of the Kanien’kehá:ka Nation of the Six Nations of the Grand River.

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