Events

Past Event

Justice on the Reservation

April 19, 2018
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Columbia School of Nursing, 560 W. 168 St., New York, NY 10032 Conf Rm 114
The panel will explore, bring awareness and educate students, faculty and staff on the systemic barriers to Native Americans seeking legal and advocacy services in response to sexual violence. • Amy Casselman is an adjunct professor at San Francisco State University and the author of Injustice in Indian Country: Jurisdiction, American Law, and Sexual Violence Against Native Women (2015). • Christine Stark is co-author of Garden of Truth: The Prostitution and Trafficking of Native Women in Minnesota. • Brenda Hill is a member of the Siksika Blackfoot Tribe and founder of the Women’s Circle Victims’ Support Program. • Jaskiran Dhillon is an Anthropology and Global Studies Assistant professor at the New School (NYC), who grew up on Treaty Six Cree Territory in Saskatchewan, Canada. RSVP Here: https://saamjusticeonthereservation.eventbrite.com