MAKASAYSAYANG PAGTATAGPO (HISTORIC ENCOUNTER): FILIPINOS AND INDIGENOUS TURTLE ISLANDERS REVITALIZING ANCESTRAL TRADITIONS TOGETHER
CfBS, in partnership with the Kathara Society, is organizing a conference in Vancouver on the conference theme of building bridges and interconnections with the original peoples of Turtle Island. We explore this theme through workshops, creative performances, ritual and ceremony, and educational opportunities where we can learn and connect with one another. Artists and cultural stakeholders will lead participants through different mediums of learning to reflect and share stories, ideas, and experiences that honor our indigenous roots, histories and legacies.
Venue: YMCA Camp Elphinstone on the Sunshine Coast -Unceded Coast Salish Territories, Vancouver, Canada.
Date: September 23-25, 2016