The Witness Blanket @ Bannatyne exhibition opens August 22 – UM Today

The Witness Blanket @ Bannatyne exhibition opens August 22 – UM Today

by ahnationtalk on August 21, 2019150 Views

August 21, 2019 —

The Witness Blanket, a large scale art installation created by master carver Carey Newman which documents the impact of residential schools, is coming to Bannatyne Campus.

What: Opening of the Witness Blanket exhibition

When: Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 3:00pm

Where: 3rd Floor, Neil John Maclean Health Sciences Library

Who: Featured speaker: Residential School survivor Ann Callahan, RN (retired), BA, MA, Wapiskisiw Piyésís Iskwéw (White Birdwoman); Elder Margaret Lavallee; Dr. Brian Postl, dean, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences; Dr. Catherine Cook, Vice-Dean, Indigenous Health, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences.

Read More: https://news.umanitoba.ca/the-witness-blanket-bannatyne-exhibition-opens-august-22/

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