50th Anniversary Lecture Series


Archaeology and Anthropology in an Era of Engagement and Reconciliation

Lecture #1

September 27, 2018, 4:30 -6 pm,
ARTS 102

An Imperative to Cure: Engaging Indigenous “Medicine” Through Collaborative Ethnographic Research with Q’eqchi’ Maya Healers in Belize

Dr. James B. Waldram, PhD
Archaeology and Anthropology

Lecture #2

October, 18 2018, 4:30 – 6 pm,
ESB 18

Engaging the Past in New Ways: Tales from Filming APTN's TV Series  “Wild Archaeology”

Dr. Rudy Reimer/Yumks, PhD
Associate Professor
Departments of Archaeology and First Nations Studies
Indigenous Research Institute
Simon Fraser University

Lecture #3

November 8th, 2018, 4:30 – 6 pm,
ARTS 102

Cultural Politics of Energy: Community-Engaged Environmental Anthropology in Canada's Tar Sands

Dr. Clinton Westman, PhD
Associate Professor
Archaeology and Anthropology

Lecture #4

January 10, 2018, 4:30 – 6pm,
ESB 18

Reverse Ethnography: Decolonizing Approaches to Anthropological Research 

Dr Margaret Bruchac, PhD
University of Pennsylvania

Video Coming Soon!

Lecture #5

February 7, 4:30 – 6 pm, 
ARTS 102

Archaeology as Reconciliation: Community-Based Heritage Projects in Canada

Dr Terry Clark
Assistant Professor
Archaeology and Anthropology