‘Voices of Original Nations and Peoples’

Welcome to our Live Broadcast day of speakers and events ‘To hear the Voices of Our Original Nations and Peoples’. From the invitation through our Kanaka Maoli Relatives arrives this one day in-person and virtual sharing. A day of interfaith and intercultural sharing of ONP perspective to our relationships with each other and with our environment. The Day's program is filled with unique opportunities for experiencing the sharing of cultural knowledge, practice, and perspectives. The evening program is filled with stories, songs and performance. And don’t miss the Grand Finale - the Friends, Allies and Relatives Visiting Hour (FAR) and the Stories and Songs of the People celebration with our special
invited guests and performing artists.

Saturday – September 23
Friends, Allies and Relatives
Live and Virtual

All Times are Hawaii Standard Time - 9am HST / 12noon PST

9:00-9:30amIntroduction: not merely what we think but how; A cultural lens for Transformative Collaboration - Relationships with each other and Aina / Grandmother Earth
9:39-10:00amTrish and Carla - perspectives from the Great Plains to the Black Hills
10:00-10:30amElder Gina - Mayan Calendar perspectives
10:30-10:45amBreak and stretch
10:45-11:15amFrom the land of the Nunguu, Gaagum, and Gumgali (Kangaroos, Kookaburras and Goanna); sharing inspiration from language for understanding ‘the voice’
Paiute Shoshone: cultural perspectives of current impacts to traditional lands and Nation
Let's Have Lunch!
12:45-1:30pmKanaka Maoli Perspectives for transformation: Wetlands, Cultural Identity, protection of cultural ancestors and sites, Land Titles - Community and cultural advocates from Mokupuni O’Maui
1:30-1:45pmUnmasking the Domination Code: implications for how we think w/Steven N
1:45-2:45pmFilm screening; The Doctrine of Discovery; Unmasking the Domination Code
2:45-3:00pmLet’s have a break!
3:00-3:30pmDiscussion Circle - Experiential considerations
3:30-4:00pmSharing back: Facilitated discussion and feedback
What is ‘governance’? ONP relatives share Cultural and Legal impacts to ONP
5:00-5:50pmDINNER BREAK
5:50-6:00pmFAR (Friends, Allies, Relatives) pre-show heads up
6:00-7:30pmLive broadcast: The Friends, Allies and Relatives Visiting Hour (FAR) interviews, discussion and performance
7:30-9:30pmStories and Songs of the People – Live Performance, Stories, Songs, film clips, etc. Highlighting and celebrating the voices of Original Nations and Peoples with special guests - Not to be missed!

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Program Guide (web page)

Download printable Program guide booklet (PDF)

Download screen readable Program Guide (PDF)

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