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March 17, 2003

Symposium on the American Indian

"Tribal Traditions: Eternal Laws"
Memorial Union (unless otherwise noted)
April 2-5, 4-6338

Wednesday, April 2
  • 8 p.m., Lecture, "Readings from the Jackass Chronicles," Caskey Russell, ISU cross disciplinary studies (LAS) and Tlingit Nation, Washington, Gallery.
Thursday April 3
  • 8 p.m., Lecture, "Personal Sovereignty: Transcending the Paternal Order," James Starkey, Itaziptco Lakota Nation, Gallery.
Friday, April 4
  • 3 p.m., Talk and reception, "Reflections on 'Tapestry of a Common Man,'" James Starkey, Itaziptco Lakota Nation, reception follows, Gallery.
  • 8 p.m., Lecture, Richard Thompson Memorial Speaker, "Native American Rights in the 21st Century," John Echohawk, Pawnee Nation, Native American Rights Fund executive director, Sun Room.
Saturday, April 5
  • 9-11 a.m., Panel discussion, "Tribal Laws and Issues of Sovereignty," John Echohawk, Pawnee Nation; James Starkey, Itaziptco Lakota Nation; Maria Pearson, Yankton Nation; Deb Robinette, Northern Ponca Nation; Larry Wright Jr., Northern Ponca Nation; and Jerry Stubben (moderator), Northern Ponca Nation, Gallery.
  • 9-11 a.m., Family program, arts, crafts and activities for people of all ages, Room 244.
  • 1-6 p.m., Pow wow, Native American dancers and drum groups, Iron Bull, host drum, grand entries at 1 and 6 p.m., 175 Forker.

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