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22 Oct
Making Indigeneity in 20th Century Japan
Event Type

Virtual

Topic

Humanities

Target Audience

Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Graduate Students

University Unit
World History Center
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Making Indigeneity in 20th Century Japan

Vicky Shen, a Ph.D. student in history at the University of Pittsburgh, will lead a conversation on the usefulness and challenges of engaging with indigeneity as a global concept. She will share her research on Okinawa, which examines the World Uchinanchu Festival and the cultural politics behind the construction of a transnational indigenous identity by the local government in the 1980s and 1990s. 

This is part of a series titled "Global Indigeneities: Parallels and Intersections in the Global Fight for Reparations and Treaty Rights."

Dial-In Information

Register in advance for this meeting:

 https://pitt.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUkd-GvqDIuE9fCexUwHZHPD1ILUfgwg9AF

Thursday, October 22 at 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Virtual Event

Making Indigeneity in 20th Century Japan

Vicky Shen, a Ph.D. student in history at the University of Pittsburgh, will lead a conversation on the usefulness and challenges of engaging with indigeneity as a global concept. She will share her research on Okinawa, which examines the World Uchinanchu Festival and the cultural politics behind the construction of a transnational indigenous identity by the local government in the 1980s and 1990s. 

This is part of a series titled "Global Indigeneities: Parallels and Intersections in the Global Fight for Reparations and Treaty Rights."

Dial-In Information

Register in advance for this meeting:

 https://pitt.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUkd-GvqDIuE9fCexUwHZHPD1ILUfgwg9AF

Thursday, October 22 at 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Virtual Event

Event Type

Virtual

Topic

Humanities

University Unit
World History Center