Alan Twigg’s tribute to Rudolf Vrba

Rudolf Vrba, who escaped Auschwitz and co-authored a report saving 200,000 lives, remains unrecognized in Vancouver despite his significant historical impact. Alan Twigg (l.) seeks to change this.” FULL STORY

 

Red skin, white masks

March 05th, 2016

At UBC’s Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, 1825 Main Mall, on Tuesday, March 8,  at 1 pm, Glen Coulthard will discuss work as part of the ongoing Intertextual: Art in Dialogue, a reading group held across a range of visual art institutions. Glen Coulthard of Vancouver is a member of the Yellowknives Dene First Nation. As an assistant professor within the First Nations and Indigenous Studies Program and the Department of Political Science at UBC, he co-edited Recognition versus Self-Determiniation: Dilemmas of Emancipatory Politics and, in the same year, published Red Skin, White Masks: Rejecting the Colonial Politics of Recognition.

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