Historian Dr. James Daschuk to Speak at Algoma University

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Dr. James Daschuk, historian and Associate Professor in the Department of Kinesiology and Health Studies at the University of Regina, will present a special public lecture at Algoma University Thursday evening.

Daschuk , who authored the award winning “Clearing the Plains: Disease, Politics of Starvation, and the Loss of Indigenous Life”, will speak about “Statue Wars: History, Identity, and the Politics of Commemoration in Post-Canada.”

The lecture takes place in the Shingwauk Auditorium at 7:30pm January 17th. The event is co-sponsored by  Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre,  Shingwauk Kinoomaage Gamig, and the English & History Department at Algoma University is free and open to the public.