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Speech Acts and Joyous Utterances: Language and Governance

Speech Acts and Joyous Utterances: Language and Governance
170 St. George Street room 100
Time: Sep 20th, 5:30 pm End: Sep 21st, 4:00 pm
Interest Categories: Linguistics (FAS), Law, Faculty of , Indigenous, English and Drama (UTM), English (UTSC), English (FAS), Education, Ontario Institute for Studies in (OISE/UT), Education, Critical Theory, Communications, Canada
Workshop One (of four) on Aboriginal Tribalographies, featuring Alan Corbiere, Lee Maracle, Sylvia Plain and Debby Danard

The Jackman Humanities Institute Program for the Arts on Translation and the Multiplicity of Languages is pleased to present a series of symposia:

Speech Acts and Joyous Utterances: Translating, Teaching, Learning, and Living Indigenous Tribalographies

Fall Event:  Language and Goverance

20-21 September 2013



  • Reception (Friday at 5:30 p.m., Centre for Aboriginal Initiatives, 563 Spadina Avenue, 2nd Floor)
  • Alan Corbiere (Keynote, Friday at 7:00 p.m., Jackman Humanities Building Room 100, 170 St. George Street)
  • Lee Maracle (Workshop, Saturday 10:15 a.m. -- 1:15 p.m.)
  • Sylvia Plain and Debby Danard (Workshop, Saturday 2:00 p.m. -- 4:00 p.m)

The workshops are available by registration only.  To register, please contact Kourtnie Rodney Brown.  There is no charge to participate.

Click on the links above for details about each of these events.


The Speech Acts series of events is curated by Jill Carter and Connor Pion in collaboration with the Centre for Aboriginal Initiatives and the Aboriginal Studies Program.

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