Join us for lunch hour learning!
A twice-monthly screening of the Learning With Syeyutsus Speaker Series to take place at the Nanaimo Harbourfront Branch. Bring your lunch, watch the video, and stay for discussion. Hot drinks will be provided.
This speaker series, now in its third season, is organized in partnership by the Nanaimo Ladysmith School District and UBC Press. It is sponsored by Vancouver Island Regional Library.
On Wednesday, April 12th, Darwin Hanna discusses his book Our Tellings: Interior Salish Stories of the Nlha7kápmx People
“The Nlha7kápmx people are among the original inhabitants of the Fraser, Thompson, and Nicola river valleys in southwestern British Columbia. Darwin Hanna will be speaking to the collection of traditional oral narratives, from over 20 story tellers, which have been passed from generation to generation for centuries.”
Learn more about the author here: https://trc57speakerseries.ca/speakers/darwin-hanna-traditional-name-kwukstamxw/